Butler Art Lecture Series

A Butler Director’s Art Lecture Series – Winter 2017

With Dr. Louis Zona


February – April 2017


Join Butler director, Dr. Louis Zona for a series of five Sunday afternoon lectures

  1. February 12
  2. February 26
  3. March 5
  4. March 12
  5. April 9

These free lectures are presented at 2:00 pm Sundays in Zona Auditorium on the first floor of the Butler’s Beecher Center.

In this lecture series, Dr. Zona discusses a wide range of works of art including:frnt_lecture_card_2017-1_img

  • Leonardo’s Mona Lisa
  •  Rembrandt’s Night Watch
  •  Cezanne’s Mont Sainte Victoire and The Large Bathers
  •  Van Gogh’s Sun Flowers
  •  Gauguin’s Vision After The Sermon and The Yellow Christ
  • Monet’s Impressions Sunrise
  •  Matisse’s The Dance
  •  Picasso’s Les Demoiselles d’ Avignon and Guernica
  •  Wassily Kandinsky’s Painting (Autumn)
  •  Marcel Duchamp’s The Fountain
  • Grant Wood’s American Gothic and Daughters of Revolution
  •  Edward Hopper’s Early Summer Morning
  • Jackson Pollock’s Blue Poles
  •  Mondrian’s Broadway Boogie Woogie
  •  Giorgio DeChirico’s The Soothsayers Recompense
  •  Salvador Dali’s Temptations of Saint Anthony
  •  Willem de Kooning’s Woman 1
  •  William Baziotes’ Dusk
  •  Pierre Soulages’ Ceramic Wall
  •  Jean Dubuffet The Gypsy
  •  Helen Frankenthaler’s Interior Landscape
  •  Robert Rauschenberg’s Retroactive II
  • Jasper Johns’ Flag and Target with Four Faces

* Seating is limited