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Frances Jetter: The Making of Amalgam
February 20 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Meet renowned artist Frances Jetter whose work is on view. She will share the process of making Amalgam, her visual memoir of her grandfather’s immigration from Poland to the United States. A book signing will follow.
ABOUT MASTER ARTIST WEEKENDS
A rare opportunity to learn from the four unique and brilliant Finding Home artists; each will offer a Saturday master class and a Sunday talk, conversation, and book signing about their art and process creating a visual and written memoir.
Frances Jetter Weekend
Saturday, February 15 and Sunday, February, 16, 2020
Artist Frances Jetter’s illustrations have been published in the New York Times, The Washington Post, TIME, The Nation, the Village Voice, and The Progressive. Her work is in the permanent collections of the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard, Detroit Institute of Arts, The New York Public Library and the Library of Congress. Her newest published work, a memoir on view now, Amalgam, describes her grandfather’s immigration from Poland to the United States in 1911, and his experiences as a labor activist.