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Learning to See

The Barnes Method

Tuesdays, March 5 – April 9, 1 – 3pm

Pablo Picasso. Composition: The Peasants (detail), 1906. BF140. © 2018 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

$250; members $225

(6 classes)

Class is full; to be wait-listed, email us.

About the Class

Learn to see and better appreciate paintings. In a contemporary art world filled with conceptual art and installations, why do paintings continue to hold our interest? What do paintings have in common with sculpture, music, or poetry? Explore these questions and begin to experience the arts in a new way. This short course is appropriate for both seasoned art enthusiasts and novices.

Capacity: 18


Deborah Krupp

Krupp has been teaching the Barnes method of aesthetic appreciation for more than ten years, first for the Violette de Mazia Foundation and now for the Barnes.