The Fragrance of Colors: Perfume in Art and the Art of Perfume
Wed., Nov. 3, 6-7:30 p.m. 2010
$10/Gibbes members, $20/non-members
Scholar Richard Stamelman will explore the impact of perfume on history, culture, society, art, and attitudes in France from the 18th century to the present. The program will focus on the visual arts, particularly the connection between French painting and perfume advertisement and bottle design.