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Wed, Jan 19



Tropical Flair - Wednesdays

Join an intimate community for five lively discussions on Modern artists who captured tropical paradise in their work. We'll study artists, male and female of different race and ethnicity, and from both sides of the Atlantic, to uncover varied approaches to the "exotic."

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Tropical Flair - Wednesdays
Tropical Flair - Wednesdays

Time & Location

Jan 19, 2022, 9:00 AM EST – Jan 20, 2022, 10:30 AM EST


About The Event


Wednesdays @9 am

Jan 19-Feb 16 (Jan 19, 26, Feb 2, 9, 16)

Topics of Discussion:

  • Tarsila do Amaral, a female pioneer of Latin American modernism
  • Henri Rousseau and the European vision of the tropics
  • Wilfredo Lam and the Cuban Modernist aesthetic
  • Gauguin and Tahiti vs. Amrita Sher Gil, "Self portrait as Tahitian"
  • Loïs Mailou Jones, an African American in Haiti
  • And more!

Where? On Zoom from your home or office. Sessions are led by Lauren Jimerson, PhD.

  • Webinars are sold in packs of 5.
  • Each webinar is limited in size to enable lively and engaging discussions.
  • Held on the same day and time each week, each session is 90 minutes. ​
  • All that's required is a curious mind. ​


  • Art with Friends 5 pack

    This ticket is valid for 5, 90 minute sessions of Art with Friends art history seminar (7.5 hours total).

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