Van Gogh: Beyond the Myth
Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853–1890), Portrait of the Artist’s Mother, October 1888, Oil on canvas, Norton Simon Art Foundation, © Norton Simon Art Foundation
- 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Vincent van Gogh’s personal history has long been sensationalized in the popular imagination. However, his letters and work reveal a thoughtful, deeply connected and interested man who spoke multiple languages and was extremely well read. Take a closer look at Van Gogh, exploring his paintings and writings to get a better sense of the man and his art.
- The program is free with admission and limited to 20 participants.
- Please sign up at the Information Desk no later than 15 minutes prior to each session.
- Meets in Entrance Gallery