From Bosch to Breugel: Dutch Art in the 16th Century with Sabry Amroussi

From Bosch to Breugel: Dutch Art in the 16th Century with Sabry Amroussi


Regular price $36.50 Save $-36.50
/

Loading...
Only -42 items in stock!
No events are scheduled at this time. Want to be notified when it’s back? Leave your email address and we’ll notify you.
Want to book this event privately? Send us an inquiry.
Something went wrong while submitting your request, please try again later.
Your request has been sent, you'll be notified of future dates.

Preceding the more widely known Golden Age of Dutch art, the 16th-century was a period of rich artistic exploration. In this seminar, we will discover how artists like Pieter Breugel and Jeroen Bosch, often sadly overshadowed by the more prominent names who came after, actually ignited a humanistic revolution in art and paved the way for the Masters of the 17th century.

Real globetrotters, these 16th-century artists incorporated Influences from all over Europe into their work. They distilled the new ideas infiltrating Dutch intellectual life into some of the greatest works of art ever made in the Low Countries. In addition to the big names like Bosch and Breugel, this seminar will introduce you to some fantastic artists now only known in small circles of art historians and dealers. Hendrick Golzius, Cornelis van Haarlem, Jan van Scorel and Maarten van Heemskerck were world famous is their days, and rightfully so.

Led by art historian Sabry Amroussi, a specialist in Netherlandish art, participants will come away with a profound appreciation for this hithero neglected period in Dutch art. With his trademark enthusiasm and humor, Sabry will discuss these masters with flair and gusto.

Sabry Amroussi is an art historian and writer living and working in Amsterdam. He specializes in the art of the Dutch Golden Age, mainly in the works of Rembrandt and his school, and also has a keen interest in the Jewish history of Amsterdam. He lectures and teaches on both subjects, and gives art historical tours all across Europe. As a true omnivore when it comes to art, culture, and even cuisine, he has worked with and for major museums and collectors, such as the LACMA, Rijksmuseum, van Gogh Museum and the P de Boer collection on Amsterdam. As a guide for Context, he is eager to share this knowledge in real life, always with a big scoop of humor, ofter intermingling art with social life, cuisine, and history.

This conversation is suitable for all ages

90 minutes, including a 30 minute Q&A.

Customer Reviews

Based on 6 reviews
83%
(5)
17%
(1)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
A
A.B.
Entertaining and educational, as always!
N
N.L.
Images you never knew
E
E.T.
ALWAYS EXCELLENT
E
E.T.
Always excellent!
A
A.

Customer Reviews

Based on 6 reviews
83%
(5)
17%
(1)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
A
A.B.
Entertaining and educational, as always!
N
N.L.
Images you never knew
E
E.T.
ALWAYS EXCELLENT
E
E.T.
Always excellent!
A
A.