Art History Talk with Rebecca Albiani - American Neoclassical Sculptresses in Rome Wednesday March 25 2020 at 11:30 AM
Vashon Center for the Arts
19600 Vashon Highway SW
Vashon Island WA 98070
Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 11:30 am Tickets: $10 in advance, $15 at the door | $5 for youth Art History Talk with Rebecca Albiani: The “White, Marmorean Flock”: American Neoclassical Sculptresses in Rome In the mid-1800s, several American women sculptors were living and working in Rome. Harriet Hosmer settled there first, followed by Edmonia Lewis, Emma Stebbins, and others. They were drawn by the abundant marble, inspiring classical heritage, and surprising lack of societal prejudice.
This is a general admission performance - the seats are on a first come, first serve basis when you arrive at the venue.
Doors open 1/2 hour prior to start of performance.