All good things must come to an end and sadly, it is time to announce the end of The Wandering Art Historian book club.
Our final book – Luncheon of the Boating Party by Susan Vreeland – will be discussed on Sunday, October 30th at 2:00pm via Zoom.
The end of The Wandering Art Historian book club makes way for something new, or more appropriately, the revival of something old. I hope you will join me for in-person literary discussions as part of…
The Art Lover’s Book Club returns this November and runs through April 2023. The Leesburg Center for the Arts has graciously agreed to be our hosts and I so look forward to chatting with all of you on the first Tuesday of every month from 11:00am – 12:30pm.
In fact, you can mark your calendars as the 2022-2023 season is open for registration! Here are this season’s titles…
-Tuesday, November 1st = A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline
Historical fiction inspired by Andrew Wyeth’s painting “Christina’s World,” 1948.
-Tuesday, December 6th = Learning to See by Elise Hooper
Novelization of the life and career of photographer Dorothea Lange, best known for the image “Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California,” 1936.
-Tuesday, January 3rd = The Art of Rivalry by Sebastian Smee
Nonfiction title written by the Pulitzer Prize winning art critic Sebastian Smee that discusses the role rivalry and competition play in the development of Modern Art.
-Tuesday, February 7th = The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith
Historical fiction inspired by the women artists of the Golden Age of Dutch Baroque painting.
-Tuesday, March 7th = Broad Strokes: 15 Women Who Made Art & Made History (In That Order) by Bridget Quinn
Nonfiction title that acts as a survey of women artists from the Baroque period to today.
-Tuesday, April 4th = The Forest Lover by Susan Vreeland
Novelization of the life and career of Canadian artist Emily Carr.
For more information and to register for The Art Lover’s Book Club at the LCFA, please visit…
2 thoughts on “The Wandering Art Historian Book Club Comes to an End”
Adrienne’s great book choices for 2022-2023 Leesburg Center for the Arts best books I’ve read regardless of theme with bonus being stories including ART and/or ARTISTS!! Reading paper book or ebook each story is a treat. In person allows people to see ART on large screen that relates to each book & be w/Adrienne!!
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Wow, Cindy! That’s an amazing review – THANK YOU!