Robert Henri, 1908

Courtesy Library of Congress

ROBERT HENRI: A NEW LOOK

The Robert Henri Museum is pleased to announce that it will be sponsoring its first ever conference on Robert Henri on October 15-17, 2021 in Cozad Nebraska. Currently the museum staff is making preparations and plans but we have included here what we have committed to so far. If you want to attend or would like to know more about it please feel free to email us at rhenri@cozadtel.net.

Friday, October 15, 2021

Reception at the Robert Henri Museum and Art Gallery - 6:00 pm– 9:00 pm

Sponsored by TBA

Registration and Packet Distribution

Tours of Robert Henri’s Boyhood Home and Art Gallery

Gift Shop open to participants

  

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Registration and Packet Distribution – 7:30 am – 8:45 am

Tours of Robert Henri’s Boyhood Home and Art Gallery

Gift Shop open to participants

 

Program

The Paulsen Conference Center, Highway 30, Cozad, Nebraska

 

Welcome

Marlene Geiger, President, Robert Henri Museum and Art Gallery

9:00 am

 

Making His Mark: Robert Henri as Painter and Promoter

Keynote Address

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Dr. Valerie Ann Leeds

 

Reflections on Managing the Robert Henri Estate

(One Hour)

Janet LeClair, Executor, The Robert Henri Estate

10:30 am – 11:30 am

 

Lunch – Brown Bag

 

 

The Color Investigations of Robert Henri (One Hour)

Judith Reeve

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

 

Presentation (One Hour)

Nicole Herden

Director, Museum of Nebraska Art

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

 

Robert Henri the “Revolutioniser”: 

Navigating impressionism and realism

 (One Hour)

 

Brittany Strupp

PhD Candidate, Tyler School of Art, Temple University

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

 

Nebraska Sign-posts: The Nebraska Legacy of Robert Henri

Peter Osborne, Executive Director, Robert Henri Museum and Art Gallery

3:30 pm – 3:30 pm

 

Conclusion of Conference

Marlene Geiger, President, Robert Henri Museum and Art Gallery

 

Dinner at the Elks Lodge, Cozad, Nebraska

 

After Dinner and Program

 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm

Tours of Robert Henri’s Boyhood Home

Tours of Robert Henri Art Gallery

Gift Shop open to participants

 

Sunday, October 17, 2021

Final Packet Distributions – 7:30 am – 8:45 am

Tours of Robert Henri’s Boyhood Home

Tours of Robert Henri Art Gallery

Gift Shop open to participants

 

Special Guided Tour of Museum of Nebraska Art

Kearney, Nebraska

10:00 am

The tour will be given by Nicole Herden

 

Conclusion of Conference

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