San Antonio Museum or Art

Director's Choice - Eldzier Cortor: Master Printmaker by Katie Luber, Ph.D.

Gallery Talks


Tuesday, February 11, 2014
6:00 p.m. – 6:25 p.m.

Meet at Front Desk

Price: Free.

Eldzier Cortor

American, b. 1916

Dance Composition No. 35, n.d.
etching on paper
h. 23 7/8 in. (60.6 cm); w. 21 5/8 in. (54.9 cm)
Gift of the Eldzier Cortor Trust in memory of Sophia Cortor, 2012.24.39

Photography by Peggy Tenison

Director Katie Luber will be discussing the prints by Eldzier Cortor, one of the few remaining African-American artists active during the Works Progress Administration (WPA). Dr. Luber will be discussing Cortor’s life and art.