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Tuesday, May 1, 2018 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
3100 29 Avenue
Vernon, British Columbia
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Arts, Culture and Heritage
Please call the phone number provided to register!
Three-time periods in art history will be covered, 6 classes for each section. You do not have to sign up for all three, but it is recommended.
Instructor: Deborah Nickel
Art History Part One:
January 23, 30, Feb 6, 13, 20, 27
Discover why and how the earliest people created their sculptures and paintings. Explore the incredible art form of the Egyptians. How did the pyramids come to be? What unlocked the mysteries of the hieroglyphs? Why are the creations of the Greeks and Romans cornerstones of so much which has happened over the centuries? Cost: $200.00 plus GST
Art History Part Two:
March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10
Building on Part One, we will explore the developing artwork through centuries, looking at the work of masters of their craft like Giotto, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Botticelli, Rembrandt, David, Ingres. Cost: $200.00 plus GST
Art History Part Three:
April 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22
The second half of the 1800s saw an incredible break from traditional art traditions. We call them the Impressionists. We will look at why they were not considered serious artists at first and understand the profound impact they had on the development of the art of the 20th century. Cost: $200.00 plus GST