OUR PROGRAMS

Art Seminar Group offers an extensive program of weekly lectures across a broad range of art and art history including the visual arts, theater, film, architecture, music and dance. Our lecturers include prominent art historians, curators, academics and other experts. We travel the East Coast regularly to see museum exhibits, architecture, art shows and theater, and throughout the U.S. to do the same. We usually sponsor one international trip each year. The ASG program comprises 50 to 60 events each year, with about 40 open to Members and Subscribers both and the other programs open only to Members. (Please see JOIN for more information on membership levels.) Explore the depth and breadth of Art Seminar’s recent programs via our newsletter archive.


SPEAKER RESOURCES

FALL 2017
Brian Allen “What’s American About American Art?” • Sept 19, 2017
Paula Burleigh •  “Art Right Now - Contemporary Painting Returns, Part I” • Sept 26, 2017
Paula Burleigh  •  “Art Right Now - Contemporary Painting Returns, Part II”  • Oct 3, 2017
J. Russell Sale  •  “Protecting Fertility in Fra Filippo Lippi’s ‘Portrait of a Woman with a Man at a Casement' in the Metropolitan Museum of Art”  •  Oct 10, 2017

WINTER 2017
Carolyn Black-Sotir · "Broadway and the American Musical, Acts II & III" · Jan 10 & 17, 2017
Aneta Georgievska-Shine · "The Art of Renaissance Venice, Part I" · Jan 24, 2017
Aneta Georgievska-Shine · "The Art of Renaissance Venice, Part II" · Jan 31, 2017
Aneta Georgievska-Shine · "The Art of Renaissance Venice, Part III" · Feb 7, 2017
Aneta Georgievska-Shine · "The Art of Renaissance Venice, Part IV" · Feb 14, 2017
Aneta Georgievska-Shine · "The Art of Renaissance Venice, Part V" · Feb 28, 2017
Michael Salcman · “Conceptual Art I - The Concept in Conceptual Art: Origins & High Noon, 1960-1970” · Mar 8, 2017
Michael Salcman · "Conceptual Art II - The Afterglow, 1970 to the present" · Mar 8, 2017 
Rebecca Brown ·  “Gandhis and Bulls, Murals and Doorknobs: A Peek inside India’s Presidential Collections” · Mar 28, 2017
Rebecca Brown · “Both Here and There: ‘Transnational’ Asian Contemporary Art” · Apr 4, 2017
Bonita Billman · "America's Gilded Age" · May 16 and 23, 2017
David Gariff · "Materials and Techniques in Western Painting" · June 27, 2017

FALL 2016
Paula Burleigh • "Appropriation, Part I, Themes in Contemporary Art" • Oct 11, 2016
Paula Burleigh • "The Body, Part II, Themes in Contemporary Art" • Oct 18, 2016
Judah Adashi • "Intersections: Rock & Classical Music" • Oct 25, 2016
Judah Adashi • Spotify Playlist • Oct 25, 2016 • **NOTE: You'll need to start a Spotify account to listen**
Paula Burleigh • "Rise of the Curator, Part III, Themes in Contemporary Art" • November 1, 2016
Paula Burleigh • "Ethics and the Social Turn, Part iV, Themes in Contemporary Art" • November 8, 2016
Patricia Enoch • "Dancing Ladies, Part I & II" • December 6 & 13, 2016


 

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