This course will consist of a series of gallery talks covering most of the collections at the Worcester Art Museum. The course is designed primarily for members who want a broad introduction to the museum through a survey of the collections there. We will look at Asian Art, Ancient and Medieval Art, European Paintings, American Art, Modern and Contemporary Art and Special Exhibits.
Paul Mahon is Professor Emeritus at Assumption College and a WAM docent and member of the WAM Corporation. He collects Chinese and Japanese decorative arts and has had pieces from his collection exhibited at WAM.
NO REQUIRED BOOKS
Note: There will be no class on September 20. A makeup session will be held on October 18.
Worcester Institute for Senior Education (WISE)Assumption University, 500 Salisbury Street, Worcester MA 01609