What makes a cultural capital? Paris versus Vienna: A conversation with Alessandra Comini and Richard Brettell

Sunday, October 2, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Dallas Museum of Art, Horchow Auditorium
Admission: Free
Season: 2016-17

The Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History is pleased to present a conversation with Dr. Alessandra Comini, Distinguished Professor of Art History Emerita at Southern Methodist University, and Dr. Richard Brettell, Founding Director of the O’Donnell Institute at UT Dallas. Focusing on Vienna and Paris, Drs. Comini and Brettell will introduce each city’s great artists, musicians, authors, scientists, dancers, and architects. A lively debate will challenge us to look anew at our own thriving arts scene in Dallas. Complimentary wine reception to follow in the O’Donnell Institute Research Center at the DMA. Please RSVP to Lauren LaRocca [email protected]. Visit EODIAH for more events.



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Lauren LaRocca
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