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October 2018

ART HISTORY: THE ANCIENT WORLD THROUGH THE MIDDLE AGES

October 1 @ 9:30 am
Vero Beach Museum of Art, 3001 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963 United States
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$200 – $220 16 tickets left

THE ANCIENT WORLD THROUGH THE MIDDLE AGES Chris Fasolino In this course, we will explore the art history of the ancient world, beginning with the bold mariners who sailed the wine-dark sea and inspired Homer’s Odyssey, the Stoic warriors who built the Mycenaean citadels, and the art and architecture of Athens and classical Greece. We will then see how the earth shook as Alexander the Great charged forth to conquer, leading to a fusion of artistic traditions and cultures. The…

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ART HISTORY: ART HISTORY FROM THE RENAISSANCE THROUGH POST-IMPRESSIONISM

October 1 @ 1:00 pm
Vero Beach Museum of Art, 3001 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963 United States
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$200 – $220 16 tickets left

ART HISTORY FROM THE RENAISSANCE THROUGH POST-IMPRESSIONISM Chris Fasolino This course is designed to introduce you to the wonders of art history. Beginning with the Italian Renaissance and its important experiments in perspective and realism, we will learn how art has developed over the centuries. Brilliant and colorful figures such as Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo will enliven our study of the Italian Renaissance. The Northern Renaissance, with the enigmatic mirrors of Jan Van Eyck and the scientificallyminded explorations of…

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ART HISTORY: CHINESE ART HISTORY

October 5 @ 9:30 am
Vero Beach Museum of Art, 3001 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963 United States
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$200 – $220 15 tickets left

CHINESE ART HISTORY Chris Fasolino Take a journey through the history of Chinese art, beginning with the amazing terra cotta army of ancient Xi’an. Chinese landscape painting, with its vast and mysterious mountain vistas, will be explored, along with the complementary tradition of bird-and-flower painting, which focuses on the close observation of the beauty of nature and conveys the brilliant colors of petals and plumage. The unique art form of Chinese calligraphy, which since ancient times was compared to “a…

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ART HISTORY: A NATURAL HISTORY OF ART: ANIMALS IN PAINTING AND SCULPTURE

October 5 @ 1:00 pm
$200 – $220 15 tickets left

A NATURAL HISTORY OF ART: ANIMALS IN PAINTING AND SCULPTURE Chris Fasolino This course takes a fascinating look at animals in art history. We will begin with the ancient world, from the silver owls of Athens to the imperial eagles of Rome. The fanciful imagery of medieval illuminated manuscripts will be covered, as will the thoughtful scientific perspectives of the Renaissance. The stone elephants and jade insects of Indian and Chinese sculpture will be included, as will the colorful birds…

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November 2018

Workshop: How to Look at Contemporary Art

November 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Vero Beach Museum of Art, 3001 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963 United States
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$45. – $60. 1 ticket left

The exhibition Made in Germany: Contemporary Art from the Rubell Family Collection includes some of the most significant German art created over the last 35 years by both experienced and emerging artists. So, what is contemporary art and why is it significant? During this interactive adult workshop, participants will explore contemporary art, gain an understanding of how to view and discuss this kind of art, and create their own work of art inspired by the exhibition. The VBMA’s Curator of…

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Workshop: How to Look at Contemporary Art

November 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Vero Beach Museum of Art, 3001 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963 United States
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$45. – $60. 6 tickets left

The exhibition Made in Germany: Contemporary Art from the Rubell Family Collection includes some of the most significant German art created over the last 35 years by both experienced and emerging artists. So, what is contemporary art and why is it significant? During this interactive adult workshop, participants will explore contemporary art, gain an understanding of how to view and discuss this kind of art, and create their own work of art inspired by the exhibition. The VBMA’s Curator of…

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