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Modern Art 101 (Part 1) – Multimedia Presentation

FREE Interactive Multimedia Lecture with Art Historian Patricia Briggs … Why did major modernist artists like Vincent van Gogh, Paul Gaugin, Paul Cezanne, Wassily Kandinsky, Piet Mondrian, Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso turn away from naturalism and move toward abstraction? Art Historian Patricia Briggs presents two informal slide lectures that guide audience members through the basics of modernist abstraction during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Part One focuses on Post Impressionism as it leads into Expressionism and features artists such as van Gogh, Gaugin, Cezanne and Matisse. No prior background in art is necessary for this interactive presentation. Admission is FREE, donations accepted at the door


Date: July 13, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost: donation at the door
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1891 Fredonia Opera House

9 Church St.
Fredonia, NY 14063 United States



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