Van Gogh and the Light of God

Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 6:00pm7:30pm
Hamilton Building - Lower Level
Ticketed with member discount. Purchase tickets online or call 720-913-0130.

Vincent van Gogh began his artistic career after first attempting to follow in his father's footsteps as a Protestant minister and missionary. Wall Street Journal art writer Jonathan Lopez, author of a forthcoming book on Van Gogh, discusses the painter's spiritual journey and asks what it means to look at art in the light of God. Doors open at 5 pm.

Tickets are $5 for students, $8 for DAM members, $10 for others.

For details, email kbonk@denverartmuseum.org or call 720-913-0099.

Sponsored by Friends of Painting and Sculpture, a DAM support group.

 

Image: Vincent van Gogh, Landscape from Saint-Rémy, 1889, Oil on canvas. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen. Photo: Ole Haupt