Adult Lectures

E.g., 2014-11-21
E.g., 2014-11-21
Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 2:00pm
Sat., November 22, 2014, 2:00 pm
Gartner Auditorium

American art expert John Wilmerding will look at the large body of work Frederic Edwin Church produced over several decades and multiple visits to Maine between 1850 and 1880.

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 7:00pm
Fri., December 12, 2014, 7:00 pm
Recital Hall

Patricia Hills, professor emeritus of art history at Boston University, will discuss Lawrence’s objective in visualizing the struggles of the Haitian people, now celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Haitian Revolution, and the ways he went about narrating the story in both the paintings and the prints.

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 2:00pm
Sun., February 22, 2015, 2:00 pm
Recital Hall

Gagliardi demonstrates that a work’s correspondence to an art-historical style defined by cultural or ethnic group may reveal little, if anything, about that work other than how connoisseurs have classified it.