Opening Lecture: Drama from Head to Toe: Rodin and the Making of the Burghers of Calais

Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University

September 12, 2019 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Dr. Jennifer Thompson, the Gloria and Jack Drosdick Curator of European Painting & Sculpture and Curator of the John G. Johnson Collection, will present a lecture titled, "Drama from Head to Toe: Rodin and the Making of the Burghers of Calais." The lecture will be on Thursday, September 12th at 5 p.m. in the Quick Center for the Arts in the Wien Experimental Theater. After the lecture there will be an Opening Reception at 6 p.m. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided.

This lecture is presented in conjunction with "RODIN: TRUTH, FORM, LIFE: Selections from the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Collections" located in the museum's Walsh Gallery and is on view from September 13 - December 21, 2019.
The lecture is part of the Edwin L. Weisl, Jr. Lectureships in Art History, funded by the Robert Lehman Foundation.

Contact Name: Emily McKeon

Contact Email: museum@fairfield.edu

Contact Phone: 203-254-4046

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Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University
1073 North Benson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824

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