Monday, October 17, 2011

TRAVEL TO VENICE WITHOUT LEAVING THE USA!

AN AFTERNOON IN VENICE
WHEN: Sunday, October 30, 2 to 5 PM
WHERE:
Zimmerli Art Museum, George & Hamilton Streets, New Brunswick

 

VENETIAN HOURS
Lecture and Performance

Spend an unforgettable day in Venice at the Zimmerli Art Museum. In conjunction with Two Venetian Masters, the museum offers a unique afternoon of cultural enrichment.

  • 2 PM attend a lecture on Venetian art by distinguished scholar William Barcham, recently retired as Professor of Art History at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York and a leading authority on the art of Venice.
  • 3:30 PM enjoy a concert of music inspired by Venetian themes, performed by the celebrated pianist Juana Zayas. The performance includes works by Scarlatti, Chopin, and Schumann.
    The afternoon includes light refreshments at 3 PM.

TICKETING

Tickets are $10 for Zimmerli members and $15 for nonmembers. For the lecture only, tickets are $5 for members and $7 for nonmembers. All tickets are free to Rutgers faculty, staff, and students with valid IDs.

Tickets are available in advance at the reception desk or by calling 732.932.7237, ext. 615. Seating is limited so reservations are recommended.

 

Two Venetian Masters and related programs are made possible by the Arthur Ross Foundation, the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF), the IFPDA Foundation, the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, and the donors to the Zimmerli's Annual Exhibition Fund.

The Zimmerli's operations, exhibitions, and programs are funded in part by Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; the Estate of Victoria J. Mastrobuono; the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts; Johnson & Johnson; and the donors, members, and friends of the Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum.