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Understanding Art: Baroque and Rococo, Part 2

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

Spanish painter Velázquez renders an incestuous royal family in grotesque glory, while Zurbarán paints the fervent ecstasy of martyrs and monks. In Holland, Vermeer and Rembrandt break new ground with intimate portraits of locals at work and play, while Rubens pursues voluptuous passions in Belgium.  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.