Sign In   |   View Cart   |     |   Help
 
Print Course information
E-mail to a friend
Return to Course Catalog

Course Catalog > LECTURES > Art & Music Appreciation

Visions of a Time Gone By: John Singer Sargent and Amedeo Modigliani   

John Singer Sargent was a wealthy, debonair society painter of “La Belle Époque.” Amedeo Modigliani was a struggling and sick young man who painted the poor. Here were two geniuses as different from one another as anyone can imagine. However, there is one thing they shared as observers of those who sat for them: a profound understanding of the character of their sitters. No two artists could be more different in temperament or circumstance, yet in some regards they were similar – their love of painting as a poetic form and a mutuality of feeling in their love for their profession. These PowerPoint lectures will examine the irony of their stylistic differences while reflecting a mutual desire to make art that outlasts the vicissitudes of time and place.

 

Visions of a Time Gone By: John Singer Sargent and Amedeo Modigliani
Item: AAV1001 Kevin Costello
Tu   2:00 PM - 4:00 PM STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-205
Sessions: 2 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Tu 3/24/2020 - 3/31/2020       Fee: $29.00
 

Register early to avoid disappointment, as classes will fill up quickly!

Adult & Community Enrichment Center at Suncoast Technical College | Grades: Adults | Website: sarasotacountyschools.net/schools/ace/ | School Hours
Danelle Gilberti, Program Manager | Phone: 941-361-6590 | Fax: 941-925-6662
Address: 4748 Beneva Road | Sarasota, Florida 34233 | Map it.

Sarasota County Schools Home

Sarasota County Schools, Florida | 941-927-9000
Jobs | Media | Contact the District | Privacy Policy | Sitemap | Login

If you see something on our website that is not correct contact us. Under Florida law, email addresses are public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.