HKUFAAA: Knowing Botticelli
November 17, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
This talk is organized by HKU Fine Arts and Art History Alumni Association (HKUFAAA).
Date: 17 November 2020 (Tuesday)
Venue: Online (Zoom)
Speaker: Dr. Sim Hinman WAN
Registration: required, before 17 November noon (register now)
Zoom Meeting ID: 964 4575 6433
(URL and password will be sent in an email confirmation)
Welcoming all alumni and friends, this online talk aims to complement the current exhibition “The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: Botticelli and His Times– Masterworks from the Uffizi” (open until 24 Feb 2021) at Hong Kong Museum of Art. It will provide a historical context for audience to further understand and appreciate those masterpieces on display. It will also cover some other paintings by this extraordinary Florentine artist and comparisons will be drawn among them.