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Was Norman Rockwell A Great Artist?
Aired 10/27/2005

Think Tank revisits the work of one of America’s best-loved illustrators, Norman Rockwell. Many of the 322 covers Rockwell painted for The Saturday Evening Post have left an indelible mark on our nation’s conscious. A major travelling retrospective of his work, “Norman Rockwell: Pictures for the American People” begins this week at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta and will make stops at The Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC and New York City’s Guggenheim. But does Rockwell transcend illustration? Is he a great artist?
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  Anne Knutson
    guest curator at the High Museum of Art and co-curator of “Norman Rockwell: Pictures for the American People”
  M.V. Clark
    artist and executive director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Washington, DC.
  Maureen Hart Hennessey
    chief curator- The Norman Rockwell Museum at Stockbridge and co-curator of “Norman Rockwell: Pictures for the American People"

Originally Aired: 11/4/1999

   
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