1.5 hours per week for 5 weeks Starting May 10, 2023
At French Library
About this Class
Double images, hidden symbols, anthropomorphic landscapes, anamorphoses... Are you ready to read beyond what appears in front of your eyes at first glance? We have selected another series of famous or less known works, all fruits of real tour de forces putting your eyes to the test. Can you avoid the traps that artists skillfully set for us? While re-discovering several unique paintings, use in-context idioms and vocabulary, grammar and clause structures and get acquainted to visual and esthetic analysis applied to the interpretation of the emotions and the magic of the Art of Painting.
Above: Luncheon of the Boating Party, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, 1881, via Flickr.