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Meet writers, public figures, and other special speakers invited by the Adult School for one-night presentations.


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What do Monet, Matisse and Mark Rothko have in common? Our favorite Impressionist and Post-Impressionist artists formed a direct line to the Abstract ...  View More

440271

Instructor : Marcie Cooperman 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 9/24/2019, ending 9/24/2019

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00

Please read: Bellevue Ave Library Branch is NOT ...More



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From the Baroque and Rameau, to the romantics, including Berlioz, to the impressionists Debussy and Ravel-- tracing the contributions of the French in ...  View More

440260

Instructor : Eugene Lieber 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; starting 9/26/2019, ending 9/26/2019

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Paul Cézanne worked alongside the Impressionists, but he was mostly interested in investigating the form, color and structure of objects and how they ...  View More

440262

Instructor : Janet Mandel 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 10/2/2019, ending 10/2/2019

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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The Black Arts Movement (BAM) of the 1960s and 70s sought to redefine the image of Black people. Their art emphasized racial pride, self-determination ...  View More

440267

Instructor : Onnie Strother 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 10/14/2019, ending 10/14/2019

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

Please read: Check out this recent NYT article about the ...More



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In this new lecture Tom Silver will explore the work of Japan’s most famous artist, Katsushika Hokusai (1760–1849), in the context of his life and tim ...  View More

440265

Instructor : Tom Silver 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 11/5/2019, ending 11/5/2019

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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The intriguing art and culture of Japan has always fascinated the Western World, and in the mid-19th Century, a wave of “Japanomania” swept across Eur ...  View More

440263

Instructor : Janet Mandel 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 11/14/2019, ending 11/14/2019

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Professor Dunkley begins in Earth's neighborhood, explaining the nature of the Solar System, the stars in our night sky, and the Milky Way. He then mo ...  View More

440266

Instructor : Jo Dunkley 

Tuition: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 12/3/2019, ending 12/3/2019

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Chaïm Soutine was an important trailblazer in the avant-garde of the late 19th and early 20th Centuries. A refugee, he arrived in Paris as an awkward, ...  View More

440264

Instructor : Janet Mandel 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 12/10/2019, ending 12/10/2019

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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