NEW BRITAIN MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART

Film Screening

Norman Rockwell: An American Portrait (90 min.)

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Cover of the DVD Norman Rockwell: An American Portrait

This film presents a poignant portrait of Norman Rockwell’s life and artistic career. Renowned and beloved for his idealized oil paintings of Americana and daily life, Rockwell’s work appeared on over 300 covers of The Saturday Evening Post, and several magazines including Life. Norman Rockwell: An American Portrait highlights some of his best work and includes interviews with art historians, close friends, and the artist himself. Enjoy a unique perspective on Rockwell and his value to American culture with this film that parallels our current exhibition, Masterpieces of The Sanford B.D. low Illustration Collection, on view through October 2, 2016.

Admission

Free with Museum admission

Schedule

Thursday, July 28, 2016 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm