Gallery Talk: Depictions of Christ

04/12/2017, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art | Free. map

Description:

Preceding the screening of King of Kings, Dr. Tiffany McClung, Director of the Theology and Arts Program at Memphis Theological Seminary, will host an informal tour of depictions of the Christ figure in the museum’s permanent collection.

Join us for a gallery discussion chronicling examples of western religious imagery across a vast range of time periods and artistic styles.

No reservation required; tour will accommodate first 30 guests to arrive.


Marisol
American (b. Paris), 1930 - 2016
The Family, 1969
Mixed media: Wood, plastic, neon, glass
Commissioned for Brooks Memorial Art Gallery through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and matching funds from the Memphis Arts Council, Brooks Fine Arts Foundation and Brooks Art Gallery League
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© Marisol