Art 101

Artist + Landscape

Tuesdays /1-3 PM

Immerse yourself in landscapes by great painters and photographers, past and present, during this three-week mini-course.  Glenn Tomlinson, William Randolph Hearst Curator of Education, and Adelia Gregory, Assistant Curator of Education, lead discussions that include gallery visits and power-point presentations.  

March 24 / Landscapes East and West
Examine and compare the work of Chinese master T’ang Yin with paintings by Claude Lorrain, Thomas Gainsborough, and other artists in the special exhibition, Pastures Green: The British Passion for Landscape

March 31 / The 19th Century, from Turner to Monet
Explore the artistic dialogue among artists on both sides of the English Channel, including works by J.M.W. Turner and John Constable, and Claude Monet and Camille Pissarro, among others.

April 7 / The Complexity of Seeing
What visual strategies and approaches do artists deploy in landscapes of the 20th and 21st centuries?  Discuss works by Georgia O’Keeffe and Richard Diebenkorn, as well as works in the special exhibition, Imaging Eden: Photographers Discover the Everglades.

 
Limited to 30 participants.  Members: $75 / non-Members: $90 after Museum admission.  Register by calling (561) 832-5196, ext. 1113

This program is made possible in part by the Maurer Family Fund for Arts Education.