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Art History Illustrated

Art History Illustrated In-Person

Join us for our "Art History Illustrated" talk series, held the third* Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. This monthly illustrated talk series is presented by art historian Brenda Edgar, in collaboration with the Carnegie Center for Art and History.

*This program will be held on the fifth Thursday.

Thursday, June 30, 6:30 PM
Should Gauguin Be Canceled?

How much do we want to admire Paul Gauguin?  His attempt to escape civilization led him to abandon his family and ultimately to live in Tahiti, where he amassed a collection of child-mistresses, many of whom were also his models. Can we separate his paintings from his person?

Image: Paul Gauguin, Spirit of the Dead Watching, oil on canvas, 1892, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

 

Date:
Thursday, June 30, 2022
Time:
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Carnegie Center for Art & History - Gallery
Branch:
Carnegie Center for Art & History
Audience:
  Adults  
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Event Organizer

Laura Wilkins

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