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Artscapades Presents: Art of Civil War

November 22, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


In this lecture, ArtScapades will look at works that show the impact of the Civil War and its aftermath, art that conveys the intense emotions of the period.  Artists include Winslow Homer, Eastman Johnson, Frederic Church, Sanford Gifford, and others.  These artists tackled issues that addressed the entire scope of the war, including emancipation and reconciliation.


Robin Hoffman and Jodi Stiffelman, of ArtScapades, began teaching art appreciation in 1998. They have presented at libraries and museums in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, and Florida, and have been lecturing at New Canaan Library since 2010.



November 22, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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