Bus Trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Cloisters Museum & Gardens

Saint Joseph College Art Gallery

Sep. 22, 2011, 07:30 am

1678 Asylum Avenue


Join us for a visit to the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Cloisters Museum & Gardens

7:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Bus departs and returns to Saint Joseph College Chapel parking lot

10:30 a.m. – The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Time on Your Own: to explore the museum and its exhibitions including:

Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine, that explores caricature and satire in its many forms from the Italian Renaissance to the present, A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Summer and Autumn in Japanese Art, that shares screens and objects in the Arts of Japan galleries that reflect the keen attentiveness to seasonal change evident in Japanese art, and also in the Special Gallery, the Frans Hals collection, that presents the Dutch master’s portraits and genre scenes that were famous in his lifetime for their immediacy and dazzling brushwork.

Time for lunch on your own.

2:00 p.m. – Guided Tour of The Cloisters Museum & Gardens

Enjoy a one hour tour of the art and architecture of medieval Europe, followed by a stroll through The Cloisters’ famous medieval gardens.

Friends of the Saint Joseph College Art Gallery:

$ 75.00 Non-Members: $ 80.00

Registrations must be received by September 8, 2011.

There is a $20 non-refundable deposit for cancellations made after September 8, 2011.

For more information or to reserve your spot call 860.231.5743 or email [email protected].

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