2018 Symposium Schedule

Symposium Schedule

16th Annual Texas Art Fair and Symposium on Early Texas Art
April 27 – 29, 2018
Prassell and Memorial Auditoriums
Witte Museum
3801 Broadway Street
San Antonio, TX 78209

Friday, April 27, 2018

3:00 - 8:30 p.m.      

Symposium Registration 

5:30 p.m.

Start of the 2018 16th CASETA Symposium
Opening Remarks by Sarah Beth Wilson, Chair, CASETA Board of Trustees

5:45 p.m.

Pacesetter Address: Francine Carraro, Ph.D.
The Texas Scene is the American Scene

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Opening Reception
Texas Art Fair


Saturday, April 28, 2018

9:00 a. m.

Texas Art Fair and Symposium Registration Opens
9:30 a.m.                 

Session I:  Amy Von Lintel, Ph.D.
At Home in Texas: The Young O’Keeffe and American identity in the WWI Era


10:30 a.m.

Session II:  Keynote Address: Eleanor J. Harvey, Ph.D.
Topic:  A look at early Texas art holdings in the Smithsonian American Art Museum

11:30 a.m.

11:45 a.m.

Lunch Break
Box lunch included with registration

1:00 p.m. 

Session III: Panel - Controversial Images in Early Texas Art
Moderator – Ron Tyler, Ph.D.
Victoria Cummins, Ph.D.;  Eleanor J. Harvey, Ph.D.; Raúl A. Ramos, Ph.D.

2:00 p.m.

Session IV: Kelly Donahue-Wallace, Ph.D.
Topic: Early Spanish Texas Art owned by Texans in the 18th and early 19th centuries    

3:00 p.m. 


3:15 p.m.  

Session V:  Mark Thistlethwaite, Ph.D.
"All things are abstract": Reflections on the Art of McKie Trotter

5:30 p.m.  


Texas Art Fair Closes

Bus leaves for Special Event
$16 per person/Reservations required  

6:00 to 7:30 p.m.  

Ticketed Special Event
The Bobbie and John Nau Collection of Texas Art: Evening Reception
Private Viewing at the Silver Eagle Distributorship, San Antonio   
Hosted by JohnL. Nau, III
$25 per person/Reservations required  
Transportation: private vehicle or bus    


Sunday, April 29, 2018

9:00 a.m.                                   

Texas Art Fair Opens

9:30 a.m.

Session VI:  Amy Fulkerson
Topic: Early Texas art in San Antonio through the perspective of Eleanor Onderdonk

10:30 a.m. 

Session VII:  Sarah Beth Wilson
Sense of Home: The Art of Richard Stout
including a conversation with artist Richard Stout

11:30 a.m. Raffle Drawing and Silent Auction Closes

Closing Remarks by Howard Taylor
CASETA Executive Director

12:30 p.m

Texas Art Fair Concludes
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Post Symposium
Complimentary Lunch with Special Auction Preview
Vogt Galleries Texas