Downtown at the Beach: Exploring 1950s and 60s Provincetown
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Downtown at the Beach: Exploring 1950s and 60s Provincetown

Downtown at the Beach: Exploring 1950s and 60s Provincetown

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The Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation

526 LaGuardia Place

New York, NY 10012

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An evening devoted to the vibrant Provincetown summer art scene of the 1950s and after, with a special focus on the Sun Gallery and the HCE Gallery. Program will include a screening of Yvonne Andersen's documentary "The Sun Gallery Provincetown 1955-59" and a special viewing of newly discovered photographs of artists on the beach taken by Marcia Marcus. Artists Mary Frank, Mimi Gross, and Jay Milder will join in a conversation on Provincetown's importance to their work and ideas moderated by writer and curator Judith E. Stein (Eye of the Sixties: Richard Bellamy and the Transformation of Modern Art, 2016). Organized by the Renee & Chaim Gross Foundation as part of Inventing Downtown: Artist-Run Galleries in New York City, 1952-1965, and co-sponsored by NYU's Grey Art Gallery.

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