Montgomery AL- Montgomery Museum of fine Arts will be presenting a new Food for Thought lunchtime lecture series on Wednesdays from 12 to 1P.M. Join new Curator of Education, Jennifer Beradino to discuss new themes in the collection while audience members enjoy a boxed lunch provided by Jennie Weller Catering.
Cost for Food for Thought is $10 for members and $15 for non-members per luncheon. Reservations are required. To reserve a space call 334.240.4365.
February 18, “Painterly Controversy: William Merritt Chase and Robert Henri”- Differing philosophies and styles were the center of the controversy surrounding these two colleagues
and Master American painters.
March 18, “The Landscape of American Painting”- Landscapes, or views of nature, play a significant role in American art. Explore stylistic direction of a distinctly American understanding
April 15, “The Printmaker as Artist”- Discover the influence of old master prints in modern printmaking.
The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Sunday Noon to 5p.m. Admission is free and donations are welcome. For more information, call the MMFA at 334.240.4333 or visit the website at www.mmfa.org.
The MMFA, a department of the City of Montgomery, is supported by funds from the City and County of Montgomery and the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts Association. Programs are made possible, in part, by grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.