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TRIBUTE TO TOLEDO * PART 1 * THURS. FEB. 14TH. 2019

TRIBUTE TO TOLEDO * PART ONE is a presentation (lecture and slideshow) about the Antiquity & Medieval history of Toledo explored through its cultural evolutions, arts and architecture.  Presented by Spanish Fine Arts & Architecture Historian,  Karla Darocas, Hons. B.A.  (KarlaDarocas.com)


Location. Darocas Studio. Benitachell Time. 10:30 - 12:30 Fee. 10euros
About.  In this presentation, you will learn  about the Antiquity and Medieval evolution of Spain from its earliest tribes and cultures who inhabited the Iberian landscape and made Toledo their capital.

Students will go on a historical journey through the times of the Celts, to the Romans, Visigoths, Moors, Sephardic Jews and finally to the Catholic Monarchs. Toledo has seen it all!

The artifacts created by each culture have left their mark making Toledo one of the finest examples of a multi-cultural city.

Grand architecture, sculptures and painting will all be reviewed in this Pre-Renaissance period presentation, each telling…

TRIBUTE TO TOLEDO * PART 2 * THURS. FEB. 21ST. 2019

JÁVEA-WALK FRIDAY * NEXT DATES, Feb. 1st & 8th 2019

EL GRECO'S TINY TRIBUTE TO THE FATHER OF THE SACRED FAMILY

THE MYSTERY OF EL GRECO'S PAINTING OF SAINT SEBASTIAN

EL PRADO CELEBRATES ITS BICENTENNIAL 1819-2019

THE HUMANISTIC SPIRIT & WORK OF DIEGO VELÁZQUEZ

WHO WAS ANDRÉ LAMBERT WITHIN THE HISTORY OF JÁVEA ARTS?

SOROLLA FINDS INSPIRATION IN XABIA FOR A SPECIAL PATRON

SOROLLA: The Artist, the Humanist, the Scientist

TREASURES OF TERUEL

XÁBIA , JOSÉ ANTONIO BOLUFER AND HIS SHIP MYSTERY

PRESENTATION: ISABELLA