Every Saturday afternoon, an Ackland Student Guide leads an “Encounter Art” tour, helping visitors gain a deeper understanding of selected works in the Museum’s permanent collection. Meet in the Ackland lobby. Free and open to the public.
Saturday, 22 March, 3:00 PM
“Urbanization in the Early 20th Century”
From Emile Bernard’s romanticization of a disappearing Breton culture to Rose Piper’s look back to the Great Migration of African-Americans to the industrial cities of the north, this tour, led by Ackland Student Guide Julie Canziani examines the tensions artists and others felt toward mass urban migrations.