CANCELLED: Toulouse-Lautrec and the Stars of Paris
- 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
- Helen Burnham, Pamela and Peter Voss Curator of Prints and Drawings, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
This lecture has been cancelled.
During a relatively brief career, Toulouse-Lautrec produced over 360 prints and posters, a number of which rank among the best-known images in the history of art. This lecture will examine the importance of the printmaking technique of lithography to Toulouse-Lautrec’s representation of celebrities in Paris around 1900.
- Free with admission
- Stickers for ensured seating are distributed in the Main Entrance gallery starting at 3:00 p.m. Members enjoy early seating between 3:30 and 3:45 p.m.; general admission seating begins at 3:45 p.m.
Films & Performances:
Dancers and musicians. Performers and audience. A pas de deux. Choreographer Jackie Kopcsak (Assistant Professor, USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance) and ArtistsPlus Productions bring the City of Light to life through an interdisciplinary performance that pairs the Parisian quotidien with the magic of contemporary dance. MORE INFO
Tours & Talks:
Explore the prints of Pierre Bonnard, Édouard Vuillard and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec in a tour of lithographs in the exhibition By Day & by Night: Paris in the Belle Époque. MORE INFO
Tours & Talks:
The posters of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec are indelibly linked with belle époque Paris and its bohemian nightlife. They were radical in their execution and hugely influential with his contemporaries. Take a closer look at these iconic works along with his print series Elles, as seen in the exhibition By Day & by Night: Paris in the Belle Époque. MORE INFO
Family, Youth & Teens:
Paris may be 5,633 miles away, but students can still make minimovies set in France by filming on the Museum’s grounds. Taking inspiration from the exhibition By Day & by Night: Paris in the Belle Époque, filmmaking instructor Kim Adelman demonstrates storytelling shortcuts and in-camera techniques before leading teams of teens armed with iPads to shoot two-minute adventures set in the French capital. MORE INFO
Paris comes to Pasadena in a lively evening program focused on the exhibition By Day & by Night: Paris in the Belle Époque. Throughout the evening, enjoy live music and pop-up poems in the galleries, art-making activities for visitors of all ages, French-themed food and wine for sale in the café and more. MORE INFO