Tag: art history

Medieval Art Symposium March 8 & 9 at the Meadows Museum

The Medieval World in a Spanish Context
Thursday, March 8 –
Friday, March 9
Organized by Amanda W. Dotseth, the Meadows/Mellon/Prado curatorial fellow, this symposium brings together international scholars on the art of the Middle Ages to explore the breadth of objects found within the context of Spanish collections, both medieval …

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Artsy Kids: Masters of the Renaissance

Celebrating the art of the masters for kids! Join us for 6 weeks, enjoying 3 master artists and over 12 take home projects. We will focus on art appreciation, coupled with art history & skills practice. Teaching studio artist Heather Mac will be leading students through active, hands-on projects to awaken their joy in …

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Leonardo da Vinci, a new biography by Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson, famed author and biographer, returns to North Texas!

He’s written books about Albert Einstein, Henry Kissinger, Steve Jobs, Ben Franklin and others. 
And now, the veteran Council guest speaker has turned his attention to a genius among geniuses, Leonard Da Vinci (1452-1519), the artist, sculptor, inventor, scientist, architect, etc.

Though he was …

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Meadows Lecture Series: Reflecting on Ribera: Art and Culture in Spain and Spanish Naples, 1600-1700

LUIS MARTÍN LECTURE SERIES IN THE HUMANITIES

Reflecting on Ribera: Art and Culture in Spain and Spanish Naples, 1600-1700 Four Fridays, February 3 – March 3, 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Adam Jasienski, assistant professor of art history, SMU

This lecture series investigates the world and work of Spanish-born artist Jusepe de …

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Early Texas Art Exhibitions across Texas (CASETA)

CASETA is the Center for Advancement and Study of Early Texas Art.

The mission of CASETA is to promote the preservation, study and appreciation of Texas visual arts and its history.

–List is reprinted from the January 2017 CASETA News – subscribe at http://www.caseta.org/. For updates to the calendar, go to http://www.caseta.org/events/index.

 

Early Texas Art Exhibitions across Texas

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Dictionary of Texas Artists, 1800 -1945

CASETA, Center for the Advancement and Study of Early Texas Art, is pleased to share with early Texas art researchers, scholars and enthusiasts the text version of the
Dictionary of Texas Artists,
1800 – 1945 
compiled by Paula L. Grauer and Michael R. Grauer, Texas A&M University Press. CASETA wants to thank …

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Brett Dyer on “The Family Legacy of Art” on Monday, April 18

North Lake College Professor Brett Dyer will present “The Family Legacy of Art” on Monday, April 18, at the National Scouting Museum, 1329 West Walnut Hill Lane in Irving at 7pm.  As part of the 9th Annual Celebrating Irving:  The City and The Man and the recent visit of folk artist Will Moses, …

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CAC – Sign up today! Classes begin next week, plus upcoming workshops

 CREATIVE ARTS CENTER OF DALLAS The last session of the year  is almost here! Classes begin Monday, October 26th. There’s still time to take that  art class you’ve been meaning  to sign up for all year!  www.creativeartscenter.org

Too busy to take a class? Check out these upcoming workshops…

    Splash: A Wet Media Exploration – …

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Oil & Cotton October Classes for Adults

Lumen Prints with Rachel Rushing
Saturday, October 3, 1-3pmLumen printing is a fully analogue contact printing process that pushes the boundaries of what we think of as photography. Using organic materials such as flowers and various plants, we’ll explore a variety of darkroom papers to create truly luscious prints.

Building Online Portfolios with …

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FREE Art Pubs at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

http://www.metmuseum.org/research/metpublications/

MetPublications is a portal to the Met’s comprehensive publishing program with 1,500 titles, including books, online publications, and Bulletins and Journals from the last five decades. Over 422 items are free to download, read or search for FREE. Other titles may be purchased through the interface.

For the Met’s Bulletin, all but the …

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