Conference of the Université du Temps Libre by Monique Bourguet

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"Berthe Morisot (1841-1895): the "beautiful painter" among the Impressionists".
Nothing characterises Berthe Morisot better than this qualitative term, "the beautiful painter", which contains everything she represented, a beautiful model and...

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... an artist sensitive to the beauty of life.
Berthe Morisot was not a revolutionary, but her life was revolutionary in the sense that she crossed the second half of the 19th century against the usual codes. She had the good fortune to grow up in a cultured environment of artists and scholars, and to receive an artistic education which enabled her, as early as 1864, to be admitted to the Salon at a time when women painters, often untrained, were not recognised. In 1874, she joined the "impressionist adventure", which went against the grain of what was officially recognised in painting, and became one of the few women who would remain in the group until 1875.
and became one of the few women who would remain part of it until the end.
Charm and elegance may characterise her work, interrupted by an early death at the age of 54 but leaving a lifetime of dedicated work.
Her work, full of charm and femininity, remains well structured and perpetually in search of a more subtle expression, of a depth that her discretion and modesty mask.

Languages spoken

  • French

Types

  • Cultural

Categories

  • Conference

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Services

Animals are not accepted.

Prices

Extra cost: 5 € per conference (member) / 8 € per conference (non-member Seynois) / 15 € per conference (non-member non-Seynois). Annual membership card: 8 € reduced rate and 15 € full rate for Seynois / 30 € full rate for non-seynois. Registration required.

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Opening

Ouvert le 04/03/2022
  • Le VENDREDI de 17:00:00 à 19:00:00

Location

Conference of the Université du Temps Libre by Monique Bourguet

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Conference of the Université du Temps Libre by Monique Bourguet

Auditorium du collège Paul Eluard
43 rue Marcel Pagnol
83500 La Seyne-sur-Mer