Brooklyn Museum | 200 Eastern Parkway
This three-part series will feature a curator, conservator, author, and artist discussing different aspects of John Singer Sargent's life and artistic technique. Watercolor demonstrations will precede the talks, which will be followed by a guided tour of the exhibition. Tickets are available at www.museumtix.com and are $12 when purchased individually, or $30 as a series. Museum Members receive free admission; please call the Membership Hotline at (718) 501-6326 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
Scholar Trevor Fairbrother argues that viewing Sargent as a sensualist connects otherwise conflicting elements of his oeuvre—and offers a new interpretation of his life and work.
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor