Denison Museum hosts film and book club
Posted: October 29, 2010
The Denison Museum will host two events to complement its current exhibition of Picasso prints. A film screening and a book club, held on Nov. 9 and 11, will be free and open to the public.
How does one survive Picasso? The film “Surviving Picasso” answers this question from the viewpoint of a young painter, Francoise Gilot, who meets Pablo Picasso, already the most celebrated artist in the world. The film will screen at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9, in the Slayter Auditorium (200 Ridge Road).
Gertrude Stein’s “Picasso” is the subject of the latest Denison Museum Book Club. The book is a memoir of Picasso written by one of his most famous subjects. Limited copies are available at the Denison Museum. The book club will meet at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 11, at the Denison Museum (240 West Broadway).
CALENDAR LISTING, Denison University, Granville — Film “Surviving Picasso” screening at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9, in the Slayter Auditorium (200 Ridge Road). Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Megan Hancock at 740-587-6255 or visit Denison Museum.
CALENDAR LISTING, Denison University, Granville — Denison Museum Book Club featuring “Picasso” by Gertrude Stein, at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 11, at the Denison Museum (240 West Broadway). Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Megan Hancock at 740-587-6255 or Denison Museum.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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