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Maritime Art: From Ship to Shore

july, 2022

25jul6:30 pm7:30 pmMaritime Art: From Ship to ShoreMonday, July 25th 6:30-7:30 pm

Event Details

Make a splash and join the Ridgefield Library and ArtScapades for an ocean-themed talk about the sea, as seen by artists over the centuries.

Learn how the sea has been depicted from 17th century realistic seascapes to 20th century abstract water views, by artists including JMW Turner, Friedrich Casper, Claude Monet, Gustave Caillebotte, Paul Signac, and Winslow Homer (pictured, On the Lee Side).

Artscapades lectures take a look at important artists, background information on their life and work, style characteristics, and the relationships of artistic movements to historic and intellectual aspects of the time when the their artwork was created.

Wine and cheese will be served.  Please register.

This “Oceans of Possibility” Summer Reading Program is made possible by the Friends of the Ridgefield Library.

Time

(Monday) 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Location

Ridgefield Library

472 Main Street, Ridgefield CT 06877

Organizer

Ridgefield LibraryPhone: (203) 438-2282 472 Main Street, Ridgefield CT 06877

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