Art History Lecture: The Art of Rockwell and Wyeth @ LB Library
- Date: 01/31/2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
- Location: Lewis Branch Library
2950 SW Rosser Blvd.
Port St. Lucie, Florida 34953
The Art of Rockwell and Wyeth: Great American Storytellers
Presented by Fred Dixon, author of 700 Years of Art History: Pre-Renaissance to Modernism.
Mr. Dixon studied for 2 years at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia and also served as a docent there. Mr. Dixon’s areas of expertise cover Renaissance art, the Post-Renaissance, Baroque art, the Pre-Impressionist period, Impressionism, Post-Impressionism and 20th century modernism.
This lecture will describe the qualities and importance of Norman Rockwell and Andrew Wyeth. Beloved by the public but attacked by art critics, Fred Dixon will explain how their art captured the imagination of the public.
All library programs are free and open to the public.
Contact: Maureen Gallagher