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Sensational Spaces: Giotto, Rothko and Schnabel: LIVE Virtual Lecture

August 4 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Giotto di Bondone | Cappella Scrovegni (Arena Chapel), Padua

Sensational Spaces: Giotto, Rothko and Schnabel

Live lecture via Zoom by Rocky Ruggiero, Ph.D

With additional commentary by Bonnie Clearwater

Join art historian and television personality Rocky Ruggiero and NSU Art Museum Director and Chief Curator, Bonnie Clearwater, for “Sensational Spaces: Giotto, Rothko and Schnabel” as they once again explore how the pictorial space created by Renaissance painters influenced contemporary artists. In this Live Zoom talk they will show how early Renaissance master Giotto inspired Mark Rothko and Julian Schnabel.

Tuesday, August 4, 5:30 PM

Free for Museum members; $5 non-members

Register to join on Zoom

Rocky Ruggiero is a professor of Art and Architectural History and expert on Italian Renaissance art who has lectured at numerous universities throughout the United States and Italy. His television appearances include the History Channel documentaries, Engineering an Empire: Da Vinci’s World and Museum Secrets: the Uffizi Gallery, and the NOVA PBS program Great Cathedral Mystery.

Bonnie Clearwater, Director and Chief Curator NSU Art Museum, was the curator of The Mark Rothko Foundation, and his written extensively on his work, including Mark Rothko: Works on Paper (Hudson Hills) and The Rothko Book (Tate). She was a contributing author to Julian Schnabel: Versions of Chuck and Other Works (Derneburg) and an upcoming monograph on Schnabel (Taschen).

Image credit: Giotto di Bondone | Cappella Scrovegni (Arena Chapel), Padua, Italy.

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Date:
August 4
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale
Phone:
954-525-5500

Venue

NSU Art Museum
One East Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 United States
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Phone:
954-525-5500
Website:
nsuartmuseum.org

Details

Date:
August 4
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale
Phone:
954-525-5500

Venue

NSU Art Museum
One East Las Olas Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
954-525-5500
Website:
nsuartmuseum.org