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Understanding Art: Baroque and Rococo, Part 1

Event Type Art à la Carte / Free Videos, Adults, Free Programs
Date calendar  Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Time clock  12:15pm - 1:15pm (1h)
Location Isabel Hall

As the Reformation rocks the Catholic Church in Italy, Caravaggio keeps the faith by bringing biblical scenes to life in vivid, dramatic canvases. Architects Bernini and Borromini design cathedrals with sensual curves and playful geometric patterns. In Naples, art turns deadly as painters ruthlessly defend their turf.  62 min.

Art à la Carte is a series of informative programs focusing on the arts. Offered free of charge on Wednesdays at 12:15p, participants are encouraged to bring lunch or pick up something from The Palette Café. Coffee, tea, and cookies provided. All programs are held in the FIA’s Isabel Hall unless otherwise noted.