RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Grant Wood

A collection of news and information related to Grant Wood published by this site and its partners.

Top Grant Wood Articles

Displaying items 12-15
  • "Grant Wood: A Life" by R. Tripp Evans

    "Grant Wood: A Life" by R. Tripp Evans
    "Grant Wood: A Life" By R. Tripp Evans Knopf, $37.50, 432 pages Controversy attended Grant Wood's iconic and enigmatic painting "American Gothic" from its first public viewing, a juried exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1930. The depiction...
  • Weekend estate sale of Danish Modern plus midcentury ceramics by artist Sue Christy

     
    Normally the words "estate sale" and "West Covina" are not enough to get me out of bed at 7 a.m. on a weekend. (Nothing against West Covina; it's just a long haul from Echo Park.) This Saturday and Sunday, however, I might set my alarm clock. (Thanks to...
  • Monster Mash: Ernest Fleischmann remembered; Getty Trust leadership dilemma

     
    -- In memoriam: Times critic Mark Swed remembers Ernest Fleischmann, the former managing director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. (Los Angeles Times) -- Looking ahead: The void in leadership at the Getty Trust following the recent death of James N.......
  • Chicago's new sparkle

    "The time has come to bring order out of chaos incident to rapid growth," wrote the architect Daniel H. Burnham. The year was 1909. The place, Chicago. The occasion, the unveiling of Burnham's sweeping, visionary plan to change the face of the city on the...