Tonight, Nov. 17 at 5:30 PM at The Clark Art Museum in Williamstown, Mass: a modern art lecture on the work of Joseph Mallord William Turner.
Jonathan Crary, a professor of modern arts and author of “Suspensions of Perception: Attention, Spectacle and Modern Culture”, will present his lecture on the work of contemporary landscape painter J.M.W. Turner and his “extended study on the origins of modern visual culture.” Above: J.M.W. Turner, Ancient Rome: Agrippina Landing with the Ashes of Germanicus (detail), 1839. Tate London.
An early celebration of solstice