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Art in Context Lecture Series Opens with The Arts of Venice from Byzantium to Biennale
Art in Context resumes at Bowers Museum with Renaissance Scholar, Lisa Boutin Vitela, presenting Venice: A Mythical and Historical City. This series explores Venice’s improbable rise from the lagoon and tracks Venetian art from late antiquity through today.
Venice’s improbable rise from the lagoon began with the development of key civic spaces that centered around the Rialto, St. Mark’s Square, and the Grand Canal. These spaces established the city’s cultural and economic ambitionsView more
Individual Lecture: $15
Series Package: Member $50 | General $75 (purchase the series package and you’ll attend one lecture for free)
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
Additional time info:
Feb 8: Early Renaissance: Venice and the Makings of a Cosmopolitan City
Feb. 15: Venice Ascendant: Giorgione, Titian, and the High Renaissance
Feb, 22: Late Renaissance in Venice: Looking Back to Look Forward (*begins at 11:15 AM)
March 1: Venice and Modernity: The Grand Tour, Napoleon, and Carnival
March 8: A Contemporary Art Center: Biennale di Venezia
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