All posts tagged Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Hollywood

PEMcast 005: Epic American

(Download a pdf transcript) In this episode of the PEMcast, we examine the life of one of America’s most famous 20th century artists, who you may not have even heard …

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Father figure

I was born in 1939,when my father was 50 years old. That year John Ford’s movie Stagecoach opened at the fabulous Egyptian Theater in Los Angeles. I know my father …