Rockford Art Museum’s Art Talks Lecture Series kicks off Jan. 11

Staff Report

Rockford Art Museum’s 2013 Art Talks Lecture Series will feature the following artists:

Jan. 11 — Jeanne Ludeke, “Revealing the Intimate Nature of Trees”;

Feb. 15 — Diane Simpson, “ The Architecture of Dress: Clothing Structures Revealed”; and

March 8 — Professor Emeritus Dimitri Liakos, “The Draped, the Nude and the Nakes In Greek Art and the Exultation of Physical Beauty.”

Cost is $25 for the entire series by reservation; or $10 at the door for the general public or $8 for seniors and students.

Lectures will be at noon in the theater inside Riverfront Museum Park, which houses RAM, 711 N. Main St., Rockford.

Contact Barrie Carter Gibby at (336) 266-6626 for more details. RAM can be reached at (815) 968-2787 or online at

From the Jan. 9-15, 2013, issue

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