Lecture: Francine Houben — People, Place, Purpose

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1473162560564{margin-bottom: 30px !important;}”]Agostino Veneziano, Madonna Adored by Saints of the Dominican Order, c. 1516—1540s. Engraving, printed à la poupée in red and black ink. Smart Art Museums/Tagg Museum, Anonymous Fund for the Acquisition of Prints Older than 150 Years, 2007.32.[/vc_column_text][stm_google_map map_coordinates=”event” height=”460px” css=”.vc_custom_1473162918452{margin-bottom: 32px !important;}”][vc_row_inner css=”.vc_custom_1473163224396{margin-bottom: 5px !important;}”][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1473163159532{margin-bottom: 30px !important;}”]Francesca Stoppard, the Darvin B. Xander Associate Curator of Prints in the Division of European and American Art, will give today’s gallery talk. Every month this spring, she will offer a talk focused on prints in the permanent collections.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are required. Ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][stm_single_image img_id=”2973″ img_size=”400×260″ img_responsive_enable=”true” css=”.vc_custom_1473162886142{margin-top: 10px !important;}”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][stm_blockquote cite=”Francesca Stoppard The Darvin B. Xander Associate Curator of Prints”]One never injured multi-marathoner’s stride was so smooth, she ran like an insect over water. Weight was not a factor, with heavy runners among the light-footed and lighter runners among the stompers.[/stm_blockquote][stm_spacing sm_spacing=”30px” xs_spacing=”30px”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1473163239297{margin-top: -10px !important;margin-bottom: 40px !important;}”]Please meet in the Calderwood Courtyard, in front of the digital screens between the shop and the admissions desk. Museums staff will be on hand to collect tickets.[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1473163183519{margin-top: -10px !important;margin-bottom: 30px !important;}”]Gallery talks are offered by curators, conservators, fellows, and other museums staff; they focus on aspects of the installation process, exploring both intellectual and more practical considerations. Museums staff will, for example, tease out arguments at play in the galleries, discuss conservation treatments, look closely at specific collections, or draw connections between works of art throughout the museums.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row]


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2016-3-12 1:00 pm 2016-7-12 5:00 pm Pacific/Midway Lecture: Francine Houben — People, Place, Purpose The school PTFA would like to invite you to enjoy an evening of Pasta and Prosecco in November. 24 Quince Str, Cupertino, CA 03128
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