About the Author

Mary Ann Caws is the Distinguished Professor of English, French, and Comparative Literature at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. She is the author of numerous books, including Picasso’s Weeping Woman: The Life and Art of Dora Maar, Virginia Woolf: Illustrated Life, Marcel Proust: Illustrated Life, Robert Motherwell with Pen and Brush, and Pablo Picasso.
 
Hometown: New York, NY

Events for Author

Apr 25, 2014 6:00 PM

Arkansas Arts Center
501 E 9th St.
Little Rock, AR 72202
 

Mary Ann Caws, author of The Modern Art Cookbook, will speak about her new book exploring the parallels between the art of cuisine and the visual and verbal arts. Afterwards, taste dishes such as Cezanne's baked tomatoes and Robert Motherwell's whiskey cake, then, wander the galleries to see art, possibly inspired by the dish just tasted.

Art & Food I
Thursday, 6:00 p.m.
FREE Reservations: 501-372-4000

Art & Food II
Thursday, 7:00 p.m.
$20 Artists Buffet at Best Impressions: 501-907-5946