Exhibition Opening: "Whistler Circles - an Etching Revival Tour of Europe"
From site: Perlman Teaching Museum
Opening reception in the Art Gallery, with Victorian-style cream tea.
Date: Friday, April 4th, 2008
Time: 7:30 pm
Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Carleton College Art Gallery
Sponsored by: Art Gallery
Contact: Wendy Nordquist, x5870
Whistler Circles explores the etchings of James McNeill Whistler and his followers, showcasing 19th- and early 20th-century works from the Etching Revival. Ranging from touristic scenes of pastoral landscapes and famous monuments to avant-garde aesthetic works nearing abstraction, this exhibition presents scenes of rural and urban European life during a time of transformation.