Artist On Joan

“Remembering Joan Mitchell” Symposium in New Orleans

From April 9–11, 2010, a symposium on Joan Mitchell’s life and work took place in New Orleans, in concert with three exhibitions of Mitchell's work. Co-organized by Tulane University’s Newcomb Art Gallery and the Joan Mitchell Foundation, this three-day gathering featured art historians, friends of Mitchell and screenings of select films on Mitchell.

The symposium was moderated by Michael Plante, Professor at the Newcomb Art Department of Tulane University, and organized by Charles Lovell, Director of the Newcomb Art Gallery at Tulane University. You can find a complete listing of speakers and events in the below downloadable documents. 

Symposium Schedule, PDF download (0.5 MB)

Joan Mitchell in New Orleans Website Archive, interactive PDF download (2.3 MB)