William T. Trego http://wrti.org en A Civil War-Era Artist Who Battled Disability http://wrti.org/post/civil-war-era-artist-who-battled-disability <p></p><p>Pennsylvania has been the birthplace of many well-regarded painters, including artists such as&nbsp;Thomas Eakins, Benjamin West, and Wharton Esherick.&nbsp;</p><p>However, mention the name <a href="http://www.michenermuseum.org/catalogue/trego/"><strong>William T. Trego</strong></a> and you’ll likely be met with blank stares. WRTI’s Jim Cotter reflects on one of Pennsylvania’s&nbsp;lesser-known&nbsp;masters.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.michenermuseum.org/catalogue/trego/" target="_blank"><strong>William T. Trego Catalogue at the James A. Michener Art Museum.</strong></a></p><p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 10:38:19 +0000 Jim Cotter 6211 at http://wrti.org A Civil War-Era Artist Who Battled Disability James Braley on LIFE IN A MARITAL INSTITUTION--The REAL George Washington--Painter William T. Trego http://wrti.org/post/james-braley-life-marital-institution-real-george-washington-painter-william-t-trego <p>Jim Cotter speaks with storyteller James Braley about his one-man show, <i>Life in a Marital Institution (20 Years of Monogamy in One Terrifying Hour</i>), now at The Wilma Theater in Philadelphia through July 16th.</p> <p>Susan Lewis takes us to two exhibitions at the National Constitution Center that explore "the real" George Washington.</p> <p>Eric Brannon profiles William T. Trego. The Michener Museum in Doylestown is hosting the first-ever retrospective of the little-remembered Pennsylvania Victorian-era painter.</p> Thu, 07 Jul 2011 14:11:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & Eric Brannon 2568 at http://wrti.org James Braley on LIFE IN A MARITAL INSTITUTION--The REAL George Washington--Painter William T. Trego Victorian-Era Painter William T. Trego--Pianist Rudolf Buchbinder--Evolution of Hist. Society of PA http://wrti.org/post/victorian-era-painter-william-t-trego-pianist-rudolf-buchbinder-evolution-hist-society-pa <p>Eric Brannon profiles William T. Trego. The Michener Museum in Doylestown is hosting the first-ever retrospective of the little-remembered Pennsylvania Victorian-era painter.</p> <p>Jim Cotter speaks with the Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder.</p> <p>Susan Lewis considers the beginnings, evolution, and contemporary mission of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.</p> Sat, 11 Jun 2011 15:29:00 +0000 Eric Brannon, Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis 2552 at http://wrti.org Victorian-Era Painter William T. Trego--Pianist Rudolf Buchbinder--Evolution of Hist. Society of PA