What are the origins of French Impressionism? Who were the key figures and what ideas and subjects were important to them? How did their art differ from the work of earlier artists? This interactive talk introduces the key themes in French Impressionism, and includes an analysis and discussion of the influences, techniques and materials in selected paintings and prints.
This program will be facilitated by an NGV Educator.
Cost: $45 per connection
Analyse and interpret themes, concepts and ideas in the works of the French Impressionists and discuss how they are expressed.
Identify and describe sources of inspiration in the French Impressionists’ work.
Discuss how the French Impressionists uses materials, techniques, technologies and processes to realise the intentions in their artworks.
Identify and connect specific features of the French Impressionists’ work to a wider historical, cultural and social context.