Van Gogh's Impasto

Van Gogh's Impasto

Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853–1890), The Mulberry Tree, October 1889, Oil on canvas, Norton Simon Art Foundation, Gift of Mr. Norton Simon, © Norton Simon Art Foundation

DATE:
TIME:
3:45 pm – 4:45 pm
Speaker:
Mariko Tu

Examine the thick texture in Van Gogh’s Mulberry Tree and learn how he used more than a paintbrush to create his composition. Using painting medium and tools, experiment with texture on small canvas panels.


EVENT DETAILS

Fee:
This one-hour program for middle school students (ages 11–14) is free.
Location:
Meets in Entrance Gallery
Space is limited to 15 participants and advanced registration is required.