**Please note, this seminar was previously entitled: Giorgio de Chirico: Metaphysical Painting, Self-Portraiture, and More with Dr. Jennie Hirsh
About Your Expert
Jennie Hirsh (Ph.D., Bryn Mawr College) is a Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Maryland Institute College of Art. She has held postdoctoral fellowships at Princeton and Columbia Universities, as well as pre-doctoral fellowships from the Mrs. Giles Whiting Foundation, the U.S. Fulbright Commission, the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, and the Wolfsonian FIU. Hirsh has authored essays on artists including Giorgio de Chirico, Giorgio Morandi, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Yinka Shonibare, and Regina Silveira, and is co-editor, with Isabelle Wallace, of Contemporary Art and Classical Myth (Ashgate 2011).
This conversation is suitable for all ages.
90 minutes, including a 30 minute Q&A.
Dr. Hirsh has again delivered informative and fascinating insights into the art world. In this conversation she highlighted the long and unfortunate career of de Chirico and brought the power of critics and bad personal choices to the forefront; demonstrating their impact on reputation as well as monetary value. I am never disappointed with Dr. Hirsh.
I finally got some understanding of the work of de Chirico . I don’t know much about the surrealists , and up till now I haven’t tried to learn more about them,
When I come across De chirico s work in a museum or a book , I don’t concentrate on it very long . I move on. . I m much more interested in the artist, because of this presentation by Dr Hirsh . Dr HIrsch s
Conversation was stimulating and covered a lot of territory . Very enjoyable as usual !
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