Italian Renaissance Art Expert Andrew Ladis To Give Talk At U.Va.
September 18, 2003 --
WHO: Andrew Ladis, Franklin Professor of Art History, University
WHAT: “The Sorcerer’s ‘o’ (and the Painter
Who Wasn’t There)”
Thursday, Oct. 2, 6 p.m.
Campbell Hall, Room 160
University of Virginia’s McIntire
Department of Art begins its fall lecture series with a talk, “The
Sorcerer’s ‘o’ (and
the Painter Who Wasn’t There),” by Andrew Ladis, professor
of art history at the University of Georgia. Ladis’ talk will focus
on the art of Giotto and a biography of the painter by Giorgio Vasari,
the Italian Renaissance
painter and architect who is best known for his writings on the lives
of Italian Renaissance painters.
is an expert in the history of early Italian Renaissance painting.
He is the author and editor of several museum exhibition catalogs and
a four-volume collection on Giotto.
details, call the McIntire Department of Art at (434) 924-6123.
Jane Ford, (434) 924-4298