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Art in Germany: from the Romantics to now

August 12, 2018 @ 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Speaker: Dr Nick Gordon
Cost: Free

Join Academy Travel Tour Leaders Dr Nick Gordon and Christopher Menz at East Melbourne Library, as they take you into the world of German art, from 19th-century developments to its flourishing in the 20th century. More details on each lecture will be available shortly.

Dr Nick Gordon is a cultural historian and artist, with over 10 years of experience leading tours to Europe. He has strong interests in art, history, philosophy and architecture, from the ancient world to the present. Nick holds a University Medal and PhD in history from the University of Sydney. He taught medieval and Renaissance history at the University of Sydney, the history of political thought at the University of Western Sydney, and architectural and Australian history elsewhere.

Christopher Menz is a former art museum director and curator and has been leading cultural tours in Europe, the United States and Australia since 2013. He has expertise and interest in the visual arts and music. Christopher has a BA (Hons) from Flinders University. He is a former director of the Art Gallery of South Australia. Before that he was a curator, specialising in decorative arts, and worked at the National Gallery of Australia, Art Gallery of South Australia, and National Gallery of Victoria.

Details

Date:
August 12
Time:
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Speakers

Dr Nick Gordon
Christopher Menz

Venue

East Melbourne Library
122 George St
East Melbourne,VIC3002Australia
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Phone:
(03) 9658 9600
Website:
http://www.melbourne.vic.gov.au/community/libraries/Pages/libraries.aspx
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