Noon Talk: The Male Nude: Degas and the Academic Tradition
12:15 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Gallery of the Art of the Western World, first floor
The importance of a knowledge of human anatomy and the ability to draw a nude figure--and how these skills were acquired by the young Impressionist artist Edgar Degas, will be discussed by Tim Kennedy, senior lecturer in the IU Fine Arts department.