500 years: The legacy of Leonardo da Vinci BOOKED OUT
Celebrate the life of a creative genius
May 2, 2019 marks the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death in Amboise, France. Marvel at the brilliance of one of history’s most formidable artists and thinkers, and join four inspiring lecturers over two hours as they discuss the life and legacies of Leonardo da Vinci.
Professor Louise Marshall, University of Sydney Department of Art History
Leonardo’s inventive imagery
Professor Francesco Borghesi, University of Sydney, Department of Italian
Leonardo and folly
Dr. Michael Hill, Head of Art History and Theory, National Art School
Large and small worlds – Leonardo’s drawing of the 'Vitruvian Man’
Professor Lisa Beaven, University of Melbourne
Leonardo and the depiction of emotion
Morning tea provided.
Program Partner: Istituto Italiano di Cultura – Cultural Office of the Consulate General of Italy.
Image: Leonardo da Vinci Mona Lisa – Portrait of Lisa Gherardini, wife of Francesco del Giocondo c. 1503–19 (detail) Louvre Museum, Paris, France
Saturday 18 May 2019, 10.30am
$45 Istituto Italiano di Cultura member
Bookings and enquiries: 02 9225 1878
Three full working days (Mon–Fri) notice is required to qualify for a refund. All refunds attract an administration charge of 25% of the ticket price(s) with a minimum charge of $5. Not negotiable.
Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Domain Theatre