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11/11/2019 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
11/11/2019 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
11/11/2019 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

CALL: Introduction to Modern Art

Kimberly Rhodes, instructor of modern and contemporary visual culture at Drew University, will present a four-part course surveying the history of modern art.  There will be discussion of how modern artists challenged conventions and revolutionized painting and sculpture in the 19th and 20th centuries.  Works by Édouard Manet, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso, Marcel Duchamp, and Jackson Pollock will be studied in these lectures.  A fee of $40 will be charged for the series or $10 per individual class.  You can sign up online; however, you will still need to fill out the registration form and return it to the library with your payment before the beginning of classes.

Monday, November 11 – Impressionism and Post-Impressionism.  Sign up here.

Wednesday, November 13 – Abstraction.  Sign up here.

Monday, November 18 – Dada and Surrealism.  Sign up here.

Wednesday, November 20 – Abstract Expressionism.  Sign up here.

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11/11/2019 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
11/11/2019 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

World War I—The Great War 100 Years After

Tom DeStefano, an instructor of History at Bergen Community College, will present a lecture on the causes of World War I, how the United States got involved with the war, the Zimmerman Telegram and the role of trench warfare, and how new military weapons—submarines, tanks, machine guns, and areoplanes affected the outcome of the Great War and conflicts to follow.  Please join us Monday, November 11 at 7 pm.

 

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11/12/2019 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11/12/2019 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11/13/2019 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

CALL: Introduction to Modern Art

Kimberly Rhodes, instructor of modern and contemporary visual culture at Drew University, will present a four-part course surveying the history of modern art.  There will be discussion of how modern artists challenged conventions and revolutionized painting and sculpture in the 19th and 20th centuries.  Works by Édouard Manet, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso, Marcel Duchamp, and Jackson Pollock will be studied in these lectures.  A fee of $40 will be charged for the series or $10 per individual class.  You can sign up online; however, you will still need to fill out the registration form and return it to the library with your payment before the beginning of classes.

Wednesday, November 13 – Abstraction.  Sign up here.

Monday, November 18 – Dada and Surrealism.  Sign up here.

Wednesday, November 20 – Abstract Expressionism.  Sign up here.

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