Close-Up: The Romantic Landscape
6 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 6Art of the North Galleries
The vast and powerful landscape of Alaska has long captured the imaginations of artists visiting and living in Alaska. Join curator Francesca Du Brock and delve into the world of Romantic landscape painting of Albert Bierstadt and Sydney Laurence. Participants will gain a rich understanding of this genre after looking closely at artworks in the collection, learning about the artists that made them, and formulating their own unique responses to the work. Up-close viewing of artworks and collection objects with facilitated discussion. Space is limited; registration recommended.