Coffee Talks with Nan Colton: A Painted Woolf
Connect with the arts through monthly performances that give voice and embodiment to the two-dimensional. Nan Colton, the MFA’s ever popular performing artist-in-residence, turns to special exhibitions and the collection for her scripts and 30-minute presentations. Enjoy refreshments at 10 am, her performance at 10:30 am, and a general docent tour at 11:15 am.
COFFEE TALKS WITH NAN COLTON 2016 SCHEDULE
March 9: Fairyland Luster
April 13: A Painted Wolf – The legendary novelist Virginia Woolf sits for French painter and writer Jacques-Emile Blanche. Blanche’s Contemplation (1883), featuring an unknown model, is considered his finest work.
May 11: A Woman Ahead of Her Time
June 8: In Focus
July 13: Thoroughly Modern Missy
August 10: Blossom to Bare Bones
September 14: 1960s Designs & Signs
October 12: Heart of Africa
November 9: Every Mind is a World
December 14: A Master Image-Maker
Second Wednesday of each month.
FREE with Museum admission.