Art Talks with Mallory Mortillaro
On Zoom, select Thursdays at 7 p.m.
Register to receive the zoom link here.
Thursday, Jan. 11: How to Steal a Masterpiece
Enter the underworld of stolen art as we examine the little known stories of some of history’s greatest art heists. This lecture will review some of the most significant art theft in the last century and a half.
Thursday, Feb. 22: Exciting Discoveries in Art History
Who doesn’t love learning about a priceless painting found in an attic? Or a sculpture sitting for decades in a public garden, only to be found out as an Italian treasure? This lecture explores the stories of several different important and valuable works of art that have been rediscovered in unexpected places.
Thursday, Mar. 7: How to Read a Painting
Have you ever looked at a painting and wished you could understand it more? This lecture serves as a guide to basic visual analysis. We will review some of the more common symbols and tropes seen in western painting.