Art Explored: Greco-Roman…WEDNESDAY – CLOSED

Wednesday

1:10 PM – 2:50 PM

3/13, 3/20, 3/27, 4/3, 4/10, 4/17, 4/24, 5/1

This survey of Greco-Roman through French Impressionism art is designed to illuminate the evolution and very intelligible order of art’s periods and styles. Selected from the large body of works available to us the chosen pieces best exemplify each period. Through interactive discussion we discuss and examine the wonderful story of art through works and words. Come enjoy the experience!

 8 sessions starting Wednesday, March 13 at 1:10pm 

Note: This course is offered on two days–you may register and attend only one day. 

 

Art Explored: Survey from Greco-Roman through French Impressionism Darby Cartun, darbycartun@gmail.com

Week 1: Greco Roman art and architecture – Foundations of Western Art

Week 2: Renaissance Highlights

Week 3: Mannerism- Venice and Rome

Week 4: Baroque of Netherlands and Spain

Week 5: Rococo

Week 6: Shift in patronage

Week 7: Rise of the Bourgeoisie

Week 8: Wrap up – Favorites of French Impressionism

Facilitator: Darby Cartun

Darby Cartun earned a BS from Syracuse University and a MAT from Sacred Heart University. She is a passionate lover of the arts with a desire to share ideas and theories. Her radio talk broadcast is heard on 1490 WGCH each weekday afternoon, 12:30 to 1:00pm. (www.wgch.com)