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Gallery Talk: Dines Carlsen: In His Own Manner

August 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

a pencil drawing of a cathedralJoin Director of Collections, Exhibitions, and Programs Leslie Anne Anderson in the gallery as we explore Dines Carlsen: In His Own Manner.

In 1916, American artist William Merritt Chase saw the work of fifteen-year-old Dines Carlsen exhibited at the National Academy of Design, and he predicted “a future of great brilliancy” for the teenaged artist. Dines’s father, Danish-born artist (Søren) Emil Carlsen, had risen to prominence as a skilled painter of still lifes, seascapes, landscapes, and portraits. Because the Carlsens shared a studio and the spotlight, reviews focused on their familial bond. Upon the death of his father in 1932, Dines relocated permanently to northwestern Connecticut, where he developed a style distinct from his famous father.

In this dynamic exhibition, visitors will enjoy a rotating selection from the collection of the National Nordic Museum, which received a gift of more than 900 works by the artist in 2020.

Cost: Free with admission, RSVP required here

Details

Date:
August 7
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
https://www.nordicmuseum.org/product/6134

Organizer

National Nordic Museum
Phone:
(206) 789-5707
Email:
nordic@nordicmuseum.org
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Venue

National Nordic Museum
2655 NW Market St,
Seattle, WA 98107 United States
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Phone:
(206) 789-5707
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