Course at a Glance

A Year in the Artworld
October 4 to October 11
In-person/Septentrio Winery

A Year in the Artworld


With Julie Alderson, Art Historian

This course will provide a broad overview of the context in which contemporary art is produced. Meet under the tent at Septentrio Winery for a book group type discussion Using Matthew Israel's book A Year in the Artworld, this class will provide a behind-the-scenes view of the world of contemporary art. From curators to conservators to art handlers -- we'll look at all the support mechanisms that help the artworld function today.

Visitors and guests at OLLI classes must be either fully vaccinated or have tested negative within 72 hours of coming to class. We encourage all participants to take a rapid test before attending any OLLI class or event.

Tues., Oct. 4 & 11 • 4-6 p.m.

In-person: Septentrio Winery

$25 • Class #: 43965

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Julia Alderson

Julia Alderson

Julia Alderson's specialization is in the area of American and European Art, 1860 to the present. Her research interests include topics in sculpture, public art, and Land Art, as well as museum methodology and theory.