Cultural Katonah Lecture Series: American Icons

American Icons: Cultural Katonah Lecture Series

Cultural Katonah, a new collaboration between Caramoor, John Jay Homestead State Historic Site, and the KMA offers compelling interdisciplinary programs that showcase Katonah as a cultural destination. Every season, each institution presents a thematic program. This spring, three speakers will examine icons in American culture.

Tuesday, March 11, 7:00 pm
Philip Kunhardt

What Makes a Transformative Life?
For more information and to purchase tickets for this program at the John Jay Homestead, call 914-232-8119

Wednesday, April 2, 7:00 pm
Darsie Alexander
Jasper Johns, In Time with Merce Cunningham

A fascinating and lesser-known chapter in his career, Jasper Johns’s time as artistic advisor for the avant-garde Merce Cunningham Dance Company connected him to movement artists, musicians, and performers, and influenced Johns’s thinking about time and space.
For more information and to purchase tickets for this program at the Katonah Museum of Art, call 914-232-9555

Tuesday, May 13, 7:00 pm
Richard Kogan, MD
The Mind and Music of George Gershwin

For more information and to purchase tickets for this program at Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, call 914-232-1252

Tickets for each event $20 members of KMA, Friends of John Jay Homestead, and Caramoor; $25 non-members; free for students (limited availability). Call each institution to purchase tickets.