https://www.liveauctioneers.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/RS430553_Hayden_12-5-1915046_1-hpr-1.jpg 357 390 Sheila Gibson-Stoodley https://www.liveauctioneers.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/ACN-logo-2019-2.png Sheila Gibson-Stoodley2021-08-12 14:45:322021-08-13 14:06:25Walters exhibition a showcase for American jeweler Betty Cooke
Walters exhibition a showcase for American jeweler Betty Cooke
BALTIMORE — During her 70-year career, Betty Cooke has established herself as one of the country’s most significant and prolific jewelers. Betty Cooke: The Circle and the Line, opening on September 19 and continuing through January 2, 2022 at the Walters Art Museum, is the first major museum retrospective of the acclaimed 97-year-old artist’s career. The exhibition explores Cooke’s jewelry and design practice, from her earliest work in the 1940s and 1950s to ornaments made in the 21st century, presenting a comprehensive overview of her rich and immensely varied body of work.