Tuesday March 20, 2018
Short Course: American Impressionism
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Educator Elisabeth Palmer will engage the topic of American Impressionism in a three-week short course. The course will address the beginnings of Impressionism in France, where American painter Mary Cassatt was working, and the evolution of the style in the U.S., where artists such as Childe Hassam and William Merritt Chase adopted the trend. American Impressionism will also examine the concepts that defined the movement, such as an interest in representing contemporary daily life.