Weekly Round Up 03/20/2020

March 20, 2020

a short list of things we have been talking about this week.

Ten University Art Classes You Can Take for Free Online: https://www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-10-university-art-classes-free-online

Jeff Koons Redux on the David Zwirner Podcast, “In uncertain and even scary times, host Lucas Zwirner revisits the first episode of Dialogues, in which Jeff Koons and the curator Luke Syson turn to art as a way of connecting and communicating through making something—an ethos that feels even more important now.”: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/jeff-koons-redux/id1400997563?i=1000468837430

Susan Lichtman will be showing her paintings with Page Gallery this summer! This interview covers her influences, painting from memory, the process of building an image, the advantages of a limited palette, and her love of paintings where the figures are revealed slowly. A great read: https://paintingperceptions.com/interview-with-susan-lichtman/

Nightly Metropolitan Opera Streams are a gift to us all. Next week is all-Wagner, with the Ring Cycle, arguably the most epic musical drama of all time, starting Tuesday: https://www.metopera.org/user-information/nightly-met-opera-streams/

If you are looking for arts and crafts ideas with your kids, local friend Julie O’Rourke (@rudyjude) has some inspiring content saved in her instagram stories, “Staying Put”, https://www.instagram.com/s/aGlnaGxpZ2h0OjE3OTA0MzUzOTQ3NDMzMjY2?igshid=67pb1firat35&story_media_id=2257672899076885956

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