Bold & Beautiful: Graeco-Roman Art
PRICES: FREE with Exhibition Admission but reservations are required.
POMPEII: The Exhibition & Bold & Beautiful: Graeco-Roman Art Presentation
FREE “Bold & Beautiful: Graeco-Roman Art” Presentation in conjunction with POMPEII: The Exhibition delivered by Benton Kidd, Curator of Ancient Art at the University of Missouri, Columbia. On Saturday morning, March 25th – starting at 10:00 am, Dr. Kidd will share content covering the now vanished surfaces containing the fragile pigments and gold-leaf used by ancient artists. Guests will learn ancient art and architecture were boldly colored and often accentuated with precious materials such as gold and how this lost aesthetic is becoming a reality through advances in science and other evidence.
Content Recommended for Adults 18+