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Opening Lecture & Documentary Premiere: Francesco Solimena: Picturing the World for an Eighteenth-Century Royal Weddding

Opening Lecture

Sunday, April 6, 3:00–4:00 p.m.

Woodburn Hall, room 101

Following an introduction by IU Art Museum Director Heidi Gealt, who will talk briefly about royal weddings, Louise Arizzoli, adjunct assistant professor of art at the University of Mississippi and exhibition guest curator, will discuss Francesco Solimena’s Allegory of the Four Parts of the World in the context of the King of Naples’s wedding and in the broader tradition of allegorical representations of the continents, followed by the premiere screening of the film documentary on Francesco Solimena, The World around Solimena.

 

Opening Reception

Sunday, April 6, 4:00–5:30 p.m.

Thomas T. Solley Atrium, IU Art Museum, first floor

Start
Sunday April 06, 2014 03:00 PM
End
Sunday April 06, 2014 05:30 PM
Location
Art Museum
Contact
812-855-5445
Website
http://www.artmuseum.iu.edu
Contact Email
kspascha@indiana.edu
Cost
free
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