Fashioning the Myth of La Serenissima

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Name: Fashioning the Myth of La Serenissima
Date: February 15, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM MST
Event Description:
For centuries, Venice was the bazaar of Europe: a city of immense wealth where goods were imported from all around the Mediterranean and beyond and then distributed throughout the continent. Its heterogeneous population was ruled by a shrewd and insular merchant caste whose main ambition was to protect the freedom of the Republic and its economic strength. Join art historian Giulia Bernardini in an exploration of fifteenth- and sixteenth-century Venetian works of art and architecture that served to reinforce the civic and social cohesion so vital to maintaining Venice's identity as La Serenissima (The Most Serene Republic).
Location:
Center for the Arts Evergreen, 31880 Rocky Village Road
Date/Time Information:
February 15, 2018
4:00-5:00pm
Contact Information:
Moira Casey
Fees/Admission:
This event is free and open to the public.
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