George Rickey: A Life in Balance with Belinda Rathbone
Join author of the new biography, George Rickey: A Life in Balance, Belinda Rathbone as she traces the story of Rickey’s evolutionary break from the familiar idiom of Calder’s invention – the mobile – to create a new language of kinetic sculpture all his own.
Belinda Rathbone is a biographer, historian, and fine arts journalist based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She is the author of several critically acclaimed books, including Walker Evans: A Biography, The Boston Raphael, and The Guynd: A Scottish Journal. Her latest book, George Rickey: A Life in Balance, is the first full-length biography of the artist.
This lecture will be at the Stockbridge Public Library located at 46 Main St, Stockbridge, MA 01262.
This event is in collaboration with the Trustees of Reservations.