Combined Impressions: The Art and Life of Robert Rauschenberg

Tulsa, OK – On today's ST, Philbrook Museum of Art Chief Curator Catherine Whitney previews the museum's educational symposium on 20th Century master Robert Rauschenberg, who's also the subject of the museum's current exhibition, "Rauschenberg at Gemini." Guests for the Saturday afternoon program will include Rauschenberg biographer Mary Lynn Kotz; Gemini print-maker and founder Stanley Grinstein; independent curator Jay Belloli; and the acclaimed artist (and Rauschenberg contemporary and friend) James Rosenquist. For more information on this upcoming event, please visit Also on today's show, our commentator Barry Friedman contributes a rather moving and quietly perceptive "back to school" piece for 2011.