January 9, 16, 23, 30
Wednesdays from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
This presentation and discussion explores the many methods used by artists in history to “tell a story,” strategies that were developed to guide the eye. The class examines paintings without age, geographical or cultural boundary, but with an emphasis to discoveries since the western Renaissance.
Beyer Artist-in-Residence Alexander Shundi
With more than 50 years of teaching and creating art, Alexander Shundi’s works display a complex and imaginative mind that is rarely at rest. He holds a B.F.A. and an M.F.A. from Yale University and has studied at many prestigious institutions, including Brera Academy in Milan and the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris.
Shundi’s talent and unique approach have led to distinguished teaching positions at Silvermine College of Art in New Canaan, Conn., State University of New York (SUNY Purchase), and Santa Fe International Academy of Art in New Mexico. He is currently a professor at New York Institute of Technology in Manhattan.
$125 for four lectures /$35 per lecture
Due to limited space, reservations are required for every program.
Please note, no refunds for lectures are permitted. Exchanges or transfers for a lecture of equal value within a season are permitted on a case-by-case basis.