Monet: The Late Years

This free program inaugurates the exhibition Monet: The Late Years devoted to the last decade of the painter’s career.  No reservations required. Priority admission reserved for Kimbell members who present a current membership card at least thirty minutes before the program begins. Seating is limited. Auditorium doors will open one hour prior to the commencement of the program.

Welcome and Introductions

Eric M. Lee, director, Kimbell Art Museum

George T. M. Shackelford, deputy director, Kimbell Art Museum


Poetry and Anguish: Monet’s Water Lilies

Robert Gordon, independent scholar, New York


The Art of Biography and the Biography of Art: Writing about Claude Monet

Ross King, author of Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies, Woodstock, United Kingdom


Monet’s Grandes Décorations

Marine Kisiel, curator of paintings, Musée d’Orsay, Paris


Lecture programs and the opening symposium for Monet: The Late Years are supported by Dr. and Mrs. John L. Nugent.







Assistive Listening Devices are available. To request CART captioning or another accessibility accommodation, please email us as far in advance as possible.