November 22, 2022

06:00 PM – 07:00 PM

Normal Admission: $10 Users and Learners: Absolutely free


In this in particular person party, professor Annie-Paule Quinsac will existing her not too long ago-printed ebook, Divisionismo Italiano. Sguardi e prospettive 1880-1920 (Massetti Rodella Editori, 2022). The operate is a revisitation of her seminal thesis “La peinture divisionniste italienne. Origines et premiers développements 1880-1895“, discussed at the Sorbonne in 1968 and published in 1972.

Using a transversal technique, Quinsac analyses the sociopolitical, historic, and ideological context that characterized Italian divisionism, from Segantini’s Avemaria a trasbordo (1886, the to start with Divisionist perform), by way of the Symbolism of the 1890s, and up to the Futurist revolution, underscoring the at any time-changing interpretations of critics through the present.

Artists regarded as: Georges Seurat, Paul Signac, Vittore Grubicy de Dragon, Giovanni Segantini, Jean François Millet, Gaetano Previati, Angelo Morbelli, Plinio Nomellini, Giuseppe Pellizza da Volpedo, Emilio Longoni, Attilio Pusterla, Carlo Fornara Ernest Meissonier, Jules Breton, Alfred Roll, Jules Adler Umberto Boccioni, Carlo Carrà, Luigi Russolo, Giacomo Balla, Gino Severini (and others basically used for the sake of comparison).

Copies of the e-book will be obtainable for invest in.

Mild refreshments will be served.


Annie-Paule Quinsac is Professor Emerita at University of South Carolina and an artwork critic. She obtained her Ph.D. from the Sorbonne, and taught the historical past of 19th-century art for 25 decades. She is a leading scholar on the oeuvre of Giovanni Segantini, obtaining revealed a catalogue raisonné of the artist (Electa, 1982, 2014-15) and a critical version of his correspondence (Cattaneo Editore, 1985). She has curated quite a few exhibitions, each in Italy and overseas, including Segantini. Il ritorno a Milano  (Palazzo Reale, Milan 2014-15)

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