Wassily Kandinsky, Ruins, gouache on grey paper, 33.1 x 47.8 cm., Nahmad Collection.
Clark Lecture by Roger Benjamin: "Monochromy, Photography and 'Oriental' Color: Kandinsky and Münter in Tunisia"
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Clark Mellon Curatorial Fellow Roger Benjamin, Professor of Art History at the University of Sydney, presents the lecture "Monochromy, Photography and 'Oriental' Color: Kandinsky and Münter in Tunisia."
Benjamin has written widely on modern French art (Matisse in particular), the history of French Orientalist painting, and contemporary Aboriginal art.