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FEED YOUR MIND SERIES- The Renaissance World of Art, Fashion and Architecture, 11 sessions with Kathleen Key

November 17, 2020 1:30 pm
November 17, 2020 3:00 pm
1740 Calle De Mercado Suites B & D, Las Cruces NM 88005   View map


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Series registration for all 11 sessions of “The Renaissance World of Art, Fashion and Architecture”.  Series description from the instructor and art historian, Kathleen Key:

Join us for 11 weeks of “The Renaissance World.” We will cover the art and architecture as well as the theater and costumes from 1400-1600 in Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain and England. Guest lecturers Nicholas Dahle will lecture on the magnificent palace in Venice, the Ca d’Oro  and Bill Key will talk on “Brunelleschi and how he constructed the dome of the Duomo in Florence.” 

The series runs for 11 consecutive weeks on Tuesdays from  1:30 – 3:00 p.m. starting September 15, 2020.

This series will be taught online via Zoom.  Registration on the DAAC website is necessary to receive a Zoom invitation. 

DAAC members: use coupon code provided to you in order to waive the registration fee.  For information about becoming a DAAC “Heart for Art”member and receiving this series (and all Feed Your Mind  series) at no charge, click HERE


The Renaissance World, Fall Semester 2020

  1. Sept 15 Lecture 1: The Proto-Renaissance–Gothic to Early Renaissance in Italy, 1280-1400
  2. Sept 22 Lecture 2: Brunelleschi and how he constructed the dome of the Duomo in Florence–Bill Key
  3. Sept 29 Lecture 3: Early Netherlandish art, 1425-1525
  4. Oct 6    Lecture 4: Early Renaissance in Italy, 1400- 1495
  5. Oct 13  Lecture 5: High Renaissance in Italy, 1500- 1520
  6. Oct 20  Lecture 6: High Renaissance in Italy, 1500-1520
  7. Oct  27  Lecture 7: The Renaissance in the Netherlands and Germany, 1495-1550
  8. Nov  3  Lecture 8: The Renaissance in Spain and France, 1495-1600
  9. Nov 10  Lecture 9: The Renaissance in England, 1500-1600
  10. Nov 17 Lecture 10: Costumes and Theater of the Renaissance, 1400-1600
  11. Nov 24 Lecture 11: The magnificent Venetian Palace of the Ca d’Oro–Nicholas Dahle  (Final Class)

This series is taught by art historian and world traveler Kathleen Key. In addition to teaching many art history seminars at the Dona Ana Arts and Cultural Center, Kathleen is a professor of art history at the University of Texas at El Paso and the Olli Continuing Education Program at UTEP.