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Mark Rothko, No. 9, 1948, oil and mixed media on canvas, Gift of The Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc., 1986.43.143. Copyright ©️ 1998 Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko.

Mark Rothko and the Spiritual in Art

Rothko in Context

Focus: Exhibitions

  • Sunday, January 21, 2024
  • 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
  • East Building Auditorium
  • Talks
  • Hybrid
  • Registration Required

Senior lecturer David Gariff discusses the idea of spirituality in art through work of twentieth-century abstract painters Vasily Kandinsky, Piet Mondrian, and Mark Rothko. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Mark Rothko: Paintings on Paper.

This hybrid lecture is offered in person and virtually. All registrants will receive a recording after the event.