From the birth of Impressionism to the avant-garde experiments and beyond, this four-session series explores the exciting art history of 19th and 20th century art. The radical and revolutionary art movements changed the ways in which art is viewed and laid the foundations for today’s contemporary art.
Based on selected artists, styles and contextualized images, the introductory survey is designed to provide a broad understanding of the development of western art history during a span of more than 100 years. Among the many favorite artists featured in this lecture series are: Manet, Cézanne, Van Gogh, Matisse, Picasso, Duchamp, Magritte, Kosuth and many others.
Suitable for art enthusiasts and/or the general public, the lectures enable participants to better understand and appreciate art and to make sense of the many approaches that encompasses the art of our contemporary world.
30 November: The Impressionists
6 December: Post-Impressionism and the emergence of the Avant-Gardes
7 December: The Avant-Garde and the Crisis of Modern Art
13 December: Conceptualism and the Outburst of Contemporary Art
SGD 60 per session for SAGG readers using promotion code CAMSAGG1
(regular prioce SGD 70)
Venue: Visual Arts Centre, #01-02 Dhoby Ghaut Green,, 10 Penang Rd, Singapore 238469
When: 30 Nov - 13 Dec 2016, 7pm - 9:30pm
By: Corcovado Arts