California impressionists painted the beauty of our state’s many vistas: ocean, desert, redwoods, vineyards, and eucalyptus trees. Artists include Guy Rose, Grandville Redmond, Joseph Raphael, and Colin Campbell Cooper, with visits from William Merritt Chase, Childe Hassam. Theodore Wores painted Chinatown. In a fight to move toward modernism we will review the Society of Six led by Selden Gile. Architect Julie Morgan designs Hearst Castle.
This lecture is scheduled for 1:30 p.m., June 25 on Zoom. The lecture is about an hour long and will be immediately followed by a moderated question and answer session. The Zoom room will open at 1 p.m. so the audience has time to login and settle in and can ask any tech/logistical questions, before the lecture begins promptly at 1:30 p.m.You will receive the requisite Zoom login information via email with your registration for this event, and again on the day before the lecture.
Art Spots is a series of multi-media lectures by Linda Loveland Reid. Each lecture is around an hour long, followed by a moderated question and answer session. Impressionism Takes The Stage was the third lecture in this series, performed on June 12, 2020.
Be sure to check out the last two lectures in this series, registration is still open at www.SebArts.org/:
America Paints Itself about WPA-era American artists on July 23 from 1:30-3 p.m.
Modernism Comes To Town about the emergence of, and reaction to, modernism in California with a special focus on the Bay Area Figurate movement on Aug. 27, 1:30-3 p.m.
Linda Loveland Reid lectures on Art History for SSU and Dominican Universities for their Osher Lifelong Learning programs. She is a painter, theater director and novelist. Her degrees are from SSU. (website: LindaLovelandReid.com)