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Artistic Achievements of the Italian Renaissance

Upcoming Sessions

1. Friday, October 2, 2020 14 Tishrei 5781

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

2. Friday, October 9, 2020 21 Tishrei 5781

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

3. Friday, October 16, 2020 28 Tishrei 5781

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

4. Friday, October 23, 2020 5 Cheshvan 5781

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

5. Friday, October 30, 2020 12 Cheshvan 5781

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

6. Friday, November 6, 2020 19 Cheshvan 5781

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

7. Friday, November 13, 2020 26 Cheshvan 5781

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

8. Friday, November 20, 2020 4 Kislev 5781

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

If you love Italian art from 1300-1550 from Pisa, Florence, Siena, Rome, Arezzo, and Padua in the media of painting and sculpture, this course is perfect for you! Special attention will be paid to the Scrovengi Chapel, the Gilded Bronze doors of the Florence Baptistry, and the Cathedral of Florence. The three greatest artists of this period, da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Sanzio will be highlighted! The PowerPoint presentations will be rich in images that invite discussion and questions. Facilitator: Joseph Cassar, Ph.D. is an artist, art historian, curator and educator. He studied art in Italy and Australia. He is an accomplished award winning author of books and monographs about pioneers of modern art of Malta. He has been an art critic in several publications. He has lectured about art throughout Europe and the United States. He was artist-in-residence at Luther College in Iowa and The VA Center for the Creative Arts. Cassar exhibits his work regularly in the Baltimore-Washington area.

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