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On Collecting Fine Art: Collecting Contemporary Paintings: Washington Area Artists and National Artists
August 8, 7 p.m.
Abramson Family Recital Hall
Admission is free
Session four of four
On Collecting Fine Art is a series of panel discussions designed to encourage collecting fine art with advice from established Washington area gallery owners who will share their knowledge and expertise. Topics covered in the various panels will include how to get started, how to educate your eye, how to develop a collection, how to understand descriptions of various processes and techniques, and how to maintain best practices for archival preservation of an art collection.
On Collecting Fine Art is sponsored by the Art Dealers Association of Greater Washington and the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center coinciding with the exhibition Washington Art Matters: 1940s-1980s, June 15-August 11, 2013.
Session One: Collecting Works on Paper: Prints and Drawings, June 27, 7 p.m.
Session Two: Collecting Photographs: Vintage and Contemporary Photographs, July 18, 7 p.m.
Session Three: Collecting Sculpture, Glass, and 3-dimensional Art, July 25, 7 p.m.
Session Four: Collecting Contemporary Paintings: Washington Area Artists and National Artists, August 8, 7 p.m.