Virtual Lecture - Annapolis and Colonial Painters
Date: Thursday, September 3, 2020
Location: Zoom Virtual Lecture
Time: 7 pm - 8 pm
Some of the most well-known Colonial artists regularly worked in Annapolis. Join Curator of Collections, Robin Matty, for this intimate look not only at the people portrayed, but also the artists who painted them. Discover why prominent members of society desired to have their likenesses captured and displayed, and what some of these paintings reveal about the person.
Cost: $15 per household for General Admission; $10 per household for HA Members & Volunteers
This lecture will be offered virtually by Zoom, an online video conferencing platform. Upon registration, you will be sent the link for the video conference to join on the evening of the lecture. If you do not receive your confirmation email after you register, please check your Spam folder, or email Carolyn Fifer at firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more about Zoom and to download the app to your computer, visit the Zoom website.
About Our Presenter: Robin Matty has been the Curator of Collections at Historic Annapolis since 2018. She holds a BA in Anthropology concentrating Archaeology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and an MA in Museum Studies from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Prior to joining HA, she worked for the Baltimore Museum of Industry and the National Park Service. Recently, Robin wrote a well-received article in Early American Life Magazine about our own William Paca House. As Curator, she has a thorough understanding of the collection and the stories the objects hold.