Dr. Robert Bell Fine Art Print Lecture Series
Tuesdays at 4 p.m., Kennedy Hall, George & Sheryl Talbot Print Study Room
|September 16||A Survey of Printmaking Techniques and Styles|
|September 30||Original Prints by Santa Fe Printmakers|
|October 7||Original Engravings by William Hogarth (1697-1764) – at the NMHU Library Ray Drew Gallery|
|October 21||How to Build a Print Collection|
|November 11||19th Century French Lithography from the George and Sheryl Talbot Collection|
Dr. Robert Bell graduated from Yale University School of Medicine and completed his post-doctoral training there. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico and is a practicing ophthalmologist. He has collected prints for over four decades, with special expertise in nineteenth – and early twentieth- century European and American artists. A major donor of original fine art prints to universities and museums, he has lectured widely on the history and techniques of printmaking. Dr. Bell has also been a patron of printmaking students at New Mexico Highlands University since 2001 and has donated over 2,000 original prints to the university.