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The Westmoreland hosts ‘conversation,’ celebrates anniversary

Mary Pickels
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Artistic process part of The Westmoreland’s “Conversation.”

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art in Greensburg will host “In Conversation: Will Wilson and Jami Powell,” from 2-3:30 p.m. May 19 at the 221 N. Main St. site.

The talk will focus on exploring the photographic process from the perspectives of both artist and sitter, according to museum officials.

Artist Will Wilson and Jami Powell, a citizen of the Osage Nation, the Associate Curator of Native American Art at the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College, and a sitter of Wilson’s, will discuss his artistic process and motivations.

The conversation is expected to provide listeners an inside understanding of photographic portraiture.

Tickets are $10.

Details: 888-718-4253 or showclix.com

Museum turns 60

On May 29, the public is invited to visit the museum from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. as it celebrates its 60th anniversary on the date of its official public opening in 1959.

Cupcakes and punch will be served, and visitors are asked to leave a note sharing a favorite museum memory.

Registration is requested for the free event.

Details: 888-718-4253 or showclix.com

Mary Pickels is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Mary at 724-836-5401, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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