Looking at Art Fall 2022 schedule

Please join us for MMoA’s monthly series Looking at Art. Part gallery talk, part discussion, Looking at Art with MMoA Executive Director Susan Fisher invites you to spend one hour each month examining a specific artwork up close in person and from the deep perspectives of history.

Tuesday, September 13, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Norman Rockwell’s Shuffleton’s Barbershop

Shuffleton’s Barbershop embodies Norman Rockwell’s genius for visual storytelling at its best. Join Susan Fisher in exploring the small-town American realities and the European ancestry of this remarkable painting.

Tuesday, October 18, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Manolo Valdés’s Botello de vino

Influenced by Velázquez, Rembrandt, Rubens, Matisse, and Picasso, among others, the Spanish artist Manolo Valdés creates paintings, monumental sculptures, etchings, and collages. Intriguing in its apparent simplicity, this etching invites deep looking

Tuesday, November 15, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Lester Boronda’s Spring Comes to Toro
A leader of the historic Mystic Art Association, Lester Boronda also happened to be a member of one of the early Spanish families that arrived in northern California with Junipero Serra’s expedition in 1770. Enjoy the boldness and sweep of Boronda’s magnificent Spring Comes to Toro in November.

 

Admission is free for MMoA members, $10 for non-members, parking validation for the event is included. Space is limited, to encourage discussion and exchange. Reserve your space now by calling 860-536-7601, or online.  Looking at Art is generously sponsored by MMoA elected artist and benefact