Art April, 26 2011

Works by Will Barnet on View at the Portland Museum of Art

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Artist Will Barnet will celebrate his 100th birthday on May 25. To honor this extraordinary moment, the Portland Museum of Art will present an installation of his work. Will Barnet at 100, on view April 30 through August 14, will feature approximately 14 lithographs, drawings, watercolors, and oils on canvas from the Museum’s collection as well as select loans.

Image credit: Will Barnet (United States, born 1911), The Blue Robe, 1971, etching and aquatint on Arches cover paper, 23 5/16 x 29 7/8 inches (paper). Portland Museum of Art, Maine. Museum purchase with support from the Friends of the Collection, 1996.52.2. Photo by Melville D. McLean.