Event: OLIVE TREES BY VINCENT VAN GOGH | AN EXPLORATION OF MAKING AND MEANING (ONLINE)
Organizer: NATIONAL GALLERIES OF SCOTLAND
Speakers: Lesley Stevenson
Date: Aug 16th 12:45pm UK Time. Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Aug 16th 4:45am | ET: Aug 16th 7:45am.
Europe - UK: Aug 16th 12:45pm | CET: Aug 16th 1:45pm.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Aug 16th 7:45pm | AET: Aug 16th 9:45pm.
"Painted in June 1889, Olive Trees by Vincent van Gogh is one of a series of 15 paintings tackling this distinctive motif and produced during the artist’s year-long stay at the asylum of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence. Over the last three years an international team of curators, conservators and conservation scientists has examined each painting of the series in detail... Senior Paintings Conservator, Lesley Stevenson will discuss the findings of the research specifically in relation to the Edinburgh Olive Trees – one of the most popular paintings in the Scottish National Gallery collection..."
Click here to view full details and book: https://www.nationalgalleries.org/event/olive-trees-vincent-van-gogh-exploration-making-and-meaning-online
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND CREDITS
National Galleries of Scotland
Cover image credits: Dieglop, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons