Painting California: A Century of Artistic Excellence – Gold Medal Opening Day Lecture with Jean Stern
Sunday, July 17 at 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Join the California Art Club on the opening day of the 111th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition, as Jean Stern, the foremost authority on the California Impressionist movement, discusses the Golden State’s rich legacy of capturing its stunning and diverse natural beauty with plein air painting – the practice of painting outdoors. This lecture will address the influence of pioneering artists at the beginning of the 20th century and how the genre has evolved during the last century with the involvement of the California Art Club.
What: Painting California: A Century of Artistic Excellence – Opening Day Lecture with Jean Stern
When: Sunday, July 17, 2022; 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Where: Norma Kershaw Auditorium at the Bowers Museum
Ticket: Bowers Members $10 / General $15
This is an educational program of the 111th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition, on view at the Bowers Museum from July 17 to August 21, 2022.