UO Insight Seminars
UO Academic Extension

The Barberini Tapestries

Date: November 4, 11, 18, and December 2, 2017
Day and Time: Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-noon
Location: Fenton 110/JSMA
Presenter/Instructor(s): James Harper
Credit: Noncredit
Fee: $120
Registration Deadline: 11/04/2017

The Schnitzer Museum will be hosting these tapestries in an exhibit, “Woven Monuments of Baroque Rome.” We’ll discuss Barberini Rome, the tapestry manufactory, the artists and the art, and the use of tapestries in the baroque period. Half of each session will be in the classroom, half in the museum.