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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (EASTON-MARCH 24, 2017)
Lunch and Learn at the Academy Art Museum’s New Art @ Noon Program
Anke Van Wagenberg, Senior Curator, Academy Art Museum will host a new program at the Museum, ART @ NOON From Rembrandt to Picasso, beginning on Tuesday, March 28 and continuing through April 25, from 12 noon to 1 p.m. on Tuesdays. Participants can bring lunch and the Museum will provide the art! Topics will include Rembrandt (March 28); Canaletto (April 4); Turner (April 11); and Picasso (April 25). These original artworks, all from the Museum’s Permanent Collection, will be placed in context so participants can sit back, relax and eat their lunch while enjoying the textbook-free slide lecture.
Anke van Wagenberg has a PhD from the Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam and has published widely on Dutch and Flemish painting. Join the Museum for a mini-course in Art History based on works in its Permanent Collection. The cost for the series of four lectures is $100 for Museum members and $120 for non-members. Individual lecture tickets are $28 for Museum members and $33 for non-members. For further information, visit academyartmuseum.org or call 410-822-2787.
Caption: Pictured is the Academy Art Museum Senior Curator Anke Van Wagenberg holding a print by Alexander Calder in the Museum’s Permanent Collection. Van Wagenberg will host a new program at the Museum, ART @ NOON From Rembrandt to Picasso, beginning on Tuesday, March 28 and continuing through April 25, from 12 noon to 1 p.m. on Tuesdays. Participants can bring lunch and the Museum will provide a textbook-free slide lecture.