FREE ART HISTORY TALK SERIES STARTS AGAIN...
Tuesday, May 14, 7 pm. Niagara - Three Centuries of the Sublime
From the late Seventeenth Century until the present, Niagara Falls has captivated the attention and obsession of artists from around the globe. Painters, poets, writers and photographers have flocked to this natural wonder, with a remarkable body of work resulting. VAC Director/Curator, James Campbell, will share and celebrate many of their works, including an 1857 masterpiece by American painter, Frederic Church.
Tuesday, May 21, 7pm. Mythology, Napoleon and the Junkies
A look at the works of Tony Scherman, one of Canada's leading encaustic painters