Trompe l’oeil and Modernity

Speaker: 
Judith Barter
Thu, December 5th, 2013 | 6:30 pm

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During the 1870s, American trompe l’oeil painting enjoyed a rebirth. Usually seen as trickery, deception, or humor, Dr. Judith Barter’s lecture addresses trompe l’oeil as a type of painting that contained modern ideas. These contain narratives that reflect a new consumer culture, standardization and professionalism, memory and reality, and the very nature of painting itself.

Eakins in Paris

Speaker: 
Marc A. Simpson
Thu, November 29th, 2012 | 6:30 pm

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