Would you like to learn more about Vincent van Gogh or his contemporaries? In a series of free lectures we're highlighting a theme raised by an exhibition or recent research.
The lectures take place in the auditorium at 2 pm on a Sunday afternoon. The lectures are Dutch spoken, unless stated otherwise.
The Trouble with Paul Gauguin. A Feminist View of Gauguin’s Women of Martinique.
In this lecture, we will look at Gauguin’s images of women during his period in Martinique from a feminist perspective. How did the artist’s position as a white man and representative of colonial France determine his vision of the female bodies he encountered, and how did this affect his depiction of them?