Would you like to learn more about Vincent van Gogh or his contemporaries? In a series of free lectures we're highlighting a theme raised by an exhibition or recent research.
The lectures take place in the auditorium at 2 pm on a Sunday afternoon. The lectures are Dutch spoken, unless stated otherwise.
Jean-François Millet: An introduction to his modernity
By Simon Kelly (Curator and Head of Department of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Saint Louis Art Museum)
Simon Kelly knows everything about the French artist Jean-François Millet. In this lecture he will give an introduction to the work of the painter. What made him so groundbreaking and modern? And why was he such an inspiration for a lot of modern artists in the 19th and early-20th centuries? You’ll find out all about it in this lecture.
The programme for the lectures of 10 November and 8 December will be announced shortly.