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The Kimbell Art Museum will present the free film series, "Bellotto in Context." This film series is presented in conjunction with "The Lure of Dresden: Bellotto at the Court of Saxony."

"Bellotto in Context" chronicles the cultural histories that helped to shape the career of the Italian painter Bernardo Bellotto. Documentaries narrated by Andrew Graham-Dixon provide context for Bellotto's Dresden sojourn, tracing the history of German art and its enduring fascination with landscape, folklore and national identity. The last film, Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice, features Venice's illustrious view painter, Antonio Canaletto, Bellotto's uncle and teacher.

Schedule of events

  • March 3: The Art of Germany: A Divided Land: German Art-Early History to the Baroque Period (2010, 52 min.)
  • March 17: The Art of Germany: Dream and Machine: German Art-Romanticism to World War I (2010, 53 min.)
  • March 24: The Art of Germany: In the Shadow of Hitler: German Art-Post-World War I to the Present (2010, 52 min.)
  • April 14: Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice (2017, 87 min.)

The Kimbell Art Museum will present the free film series, "Bellotto in Context." This film series is presented in conjunction with "The Lure of Dresden: Bellotto at the Court of Saxony."

"Bellotto in Context" chronicles the cultural histories that helped to shape the career of the Italian painter Bernardo Bellotto. Documentaries narrated by Andrew Graham-Dixon provide context for Bellotto's Dresden sojourn, tracing the history of German art and its enduring fascination with landscape, folklore and national identity. The last film, Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice, features Venice's illustrious view painter, Antonio Canaletto, Bellotto's uncle and teacher.

Schedule of events

  • March 3: The Art of Germany: A Divided Land: German Art-Early History to the Baroque Period (2010, 52 min.)
  • March 17: The Art of Germany: Dream and Machine: German Art-Romanticism to World War I (2010, 53 min.)
  • March 24: The Art of Germany: In the Shadow of Hitler: German Art-Post-World War I to the Present (2010, 52 min.)
  • April 14: Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice (2017, 87 min.)

The Kimbell Art Museum will present the free film series, "Bellotto in Context." This film series is presented in conjunction with "The Lure of Dresden: Bellotto at the Court of Saxony."

"Bellotto in Context" chronicles the cultural histories that helped to shape the career of the Italian painter Bernardo Bellotto. Documentaries narrated by Andrew Graham-Dixon provide context for Bellotto's Dresden sojourn, tracing the history of German art and its enduring fascination with landscape, folklore and national identity. The last film, Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice, features Venice's illustrious view painter, Antonio Canaletto, Bellotto's uncle and teacher.

Schedule of events

  • March 3: The Art of Germany: A Divided Land: German Art-Early History to the Baroque Period (2010, 52 min.)
  • March 17: The Art of Germany: Dream and Machine: German Art-Romanticism to World War I (2010, 53 min.)
  • March 24: The Art of Germany: In the Shadow of Hitler: German Art-Post-World War I to the Present (2010, 52 min.)
  • April 14: Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice (2017, 87 min.)

WHEN

WHERE

Kimbell Art Museum
3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
https://www.kimbellart.org/calendar?event-type%5B0%5D=99

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