Lynda Roscoe Hartigan, James B. and Mary Lou Hawkes Chief Curator, Peabody Essex Museum
Susan Scheftel, assistant clinical professor, Medical Psychology (in Psychiatry), Columbia University Psychoanalytic Center for Training and Research

Joseph Cornell was a brilliant and idiosyncratic artist whose celebrated boxes, assemblages, and films continue to intrigue and mesmerize. Experience the world of Cornell with an exploration of his artistic work and his life. Lynda Roscoe Hartigan presents his art, while psychoanalyst Susan Scheftel presents a psychological perspective on Cornell’s particular art forms.

Presented in collaboration with the Boston Institute for Psychotherapy.

Continuing Education Registration: $29 Member, $35 Nonmember.

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Above: Joseph Cornell, Dovecote, about 1952. 2012.1080. Mixed media. Gift of Susan W. Paine.