CANCELLED - Italian Art & Artist: PONTORMO & BRONZINO The Hidden Masters of the Italian Renaissance
01/12/2017 06:30 PM - 08:00 PM ET
*** CANCELLED ***This series of lectures presented by Professor John Coppola, MFA, MA will study and discuss the life, career, and unique aesthetics of some of the greatest Italian Artists from the Renaissance to the contemporary age. A light reception will precede the lecture at 6:30 pm. All lectures will begin promptly at 7:00 pm
Pontormo and Bronzino had a special relationship of master and apprentice that offered the world of art some of the most unique and beautiful paintings ever created. Pontormo, the restless, eccentric Mannerist created striking pictures that prefigured modern styles like Surrealism, and Expressionism. Bronzino created and wonderfully crafted some of the most beautiful portraits ever painted.