Art History Mornings at The Beecroft: “All the Colours of Impressionism” 24th November 2018

Art History Mornings at The Beecroft Gallery
Saturday 24th November 2018, 10.30am-12.30pm
with Dr ML Banting

All the Colours of Impressionism

Why did colour “explode” so dramatically in the art of the late 19th century? From Seurat pointillisme to Van Gogh’s expressionism, Gauguin’s symbolism and beyond, we’ll explore what colour meant to impressionist & post-impressionist artists.

Sunflowers 1888

Vincent Van Gogh: Sunflowers (1888; National Gallery London)

https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/learn-about-art/paintings-in-depth/sunflowers-symbols-of-happiness?viewPage=5 

Meetings are held 10.30am – 12.30pm in the Beecroft Gallery lecture theatre.
Each talk costs £10 and includes tea/coffee (biscuits!)
For further information please contact Mark Banting by email chasingtales@rocketmail.com or via twitter @TheCommonViewer
These monthly Saturday morning art history talks are educational yet informal and open to anyone with an interest in art.

About TheCommonViewer

Researching "British Art Groups - from the Ancients to the Surrealists" (notes protected - please contact me for password); plus related reviews & ramblings! Twitter: @TheCommonViewer

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