Tag Archives: William Bouguereau

The imperfect perfect painter

Eric Zafran gave an interesting lecture about William Bouguereau yesterday at Frick Art and Historical Center in Point Breeze. But in the end, when one of the audience asked the question why Bouguereau was so “tasteless” from modern perspective, Dr. Zafran, while pointing out Bouguereau negative role in Academy by blocking and suppressing new movements

Two Interesting Upcoming Lectures Offered by Museums

1. Made in Pennsylvania Gallery Tour: Furniture & Fraktur When: 7PM, Thursday July 19, 2007 Where: Westmoreland Museum of Art Price: Free (though donation is usually needed for admission) Who: Charles Muller and David Brocklebank 2.William Bouguereau—The Perfect Painter When: Aug 22, 2007 7:00 PM Where: Frick Art &Historic Center Price: $8 for students Who: