21 2018

Marc Chagall - The Most Important 20th Century Jewish Artist

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Coronado Public Library 640 Orange Avenue

Contact Shannon Merrill

In this lecture we will discuss Mark Chagall, the world’s preeminent Jewish artist. A Master of Dreams an Storytelling, Chagall’s unique expressive and poetic paintings will be shown and discussed. Images of childhood memories, floating people, flying goats, brides and grooms and fiddlers on the roof. We’ll cover his paintings, stained glass windows, tapestries and mosaics. Join us to discuss what motivated Chagall; What/who influenced him; What’s unique about his art compared to other major artists; How does his art fit with other art movements in the 19th and 20th century.