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“Revisiting Yellow Band,” a lecture by author Christopher Rothko

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 6:00pm Sheldon Museum of Art
Christopher Rothko, son of artist Mark Rothko, will share his perspective on his father’s career and artistic legacy. The talk will highlight the painting “Yellow Band,” which is part of Sheldon’s permanent collection and is featured in the exhibition “Now’s the Time.” Christopher Rothko chairs the board of directors of the Rothko Chapel, Houston and is the author of “Mark Rothko: From the Inside Out.” Tickets are available at and are free for members of the Sheldon Art Association; $10 for nonmembers; and $5 for nonmember students.