2017 Symposium Speakers

  • Scott Barker
    Author/ Independent Curator
    Saginaw, TX
    Just Before Modernism: Fort Worth Art in the 1920s and 1930s
  • Richard R. Brettell
    Founding Director

    The Edith O'Donnell Institute of Art History         
    Dallas, TX
    Local/Regional/National/International: Texas Art in the Cosmopolitan Age

  • David Farmer 
    Author/ Independent Curator
    El Prado, NM
    The Printmakers Guild, 1939-1965
  • Ken Hafertepe
    Chair and Full Professor
    Department of Museum Studies
    Baylor University
    Waco, TX

    Karl Hermann Lungkwitz and other German Artists in Texas, 1951-1901

  • Shirley Reece-Hughes
    Curator of Paintings and Sculpture
    Amon Carter Museum of American Art
    Fort Worth, TX

    Invented Worlds of Valton Tyler

  • Susie Kalil
    Author/ Independent Curator
    Houston, TX

    Dorothy Hood: The Color of Being/El Color del Ser

  • Althea Ruoppo
    Curatorial Assistant, Contemporary Art and Special Projects
    The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
    Houston, TX

    Across the Miles: Robert Preusser and Texas After 1954

  • Collections Panel
    William U.  Eiland, Director, Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA;
    Atlee Phillips, Director of Texas Art, Heritage Auctions, Dallas, TX;
    Jason Schoen, Collector of American Art, Boca Raton, FL
    Moderator – William Reaves, William Reaves │Sarah Foltz Fine Art,
    Houston, TX