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Exploring the Visual Arts

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Exploring is the exciting part of visual art. The focus is on increasing awareness of and appreciation for painting, sculpture, photography, architecture, art movements and technique. Visual art is a broad subject that asks questions such as these: What is art? What does visual art say about our world past and present? Is it a form of visual history or fiction? Is it, or when is it, a message delivery mechanism? The coordinators will present the first few subjects of the established curriculum, while also welcoming suggestions based on participants’ interests. Presenters develop talking points on their subjects and choose a mix of video, still images, etc. As needed, the coordinators assist in content preparation. The study group involves no prerequisites and no assigned reading beyond what a presenter may suggest. Recent or upcoming topics include Giorgio De Chirico, Photographer Brassai, Time (as a subject in art), Tattoo Art, Gaudi, Presidential Portraits (National Gallery), and Rembrandt.

Class Details

14 Sessions
Weekly - Tue

Virtual - Any Location

MultipleInstructor :
1.Bridget Stump2.Roger Heuberger3.Mary Jon Girard 



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/8/2020 - 12/8/2020 Weekly - Tue 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM N/A, Virtual - Any Location  Map Mary Jon Girard  ; Roger Heuberger  ; Bridget Stump