LECTURE * SOROLLA CHILDHOOD - TUESDAY, September. 27, 2022 @ 5PM

This LECTURE by Karla Darocas will prepare you to DISCOVER, ENJOY & APPRECIATE the works of Joaquín Sorolla featuring children.


LECTURE INCLUDES

* why childhood was a continuous theme in the works of Sorolla.

* the artistic and social trends that were in fashion at the time of Sorolla's greatest achievements

* the psychology and philosophy that drove his personal convictions

* the methods / techniques used to paint his most dynamic compositions


SLIDES INCLUDE:
  • family intimacy / painter's own children 
  • childish world of social status
  • whole world of children's tasks, games, the entertainment of the children of the more affluent classes
  • child labour / helplessness of the children of lower classes
  • illness or infant mortality

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CLASSROOM REGISTRATION * CLICK HERE

WHERE: Darocas Studio - Benitachell - CLICK HERE

  • Located inside: Benitachell Properties SL
  • Street: Carrer Pare Plácido, 57, 03726 El Poble Nou de Benitatxell, Alicante
  • Tel#: 648 15 60 66

FEE: 10 euros / pay cash on arrival

ZOOM REGISTRATION * CLICK HERE

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The Happy Age is an Exhibition by the Bancaja Foundation in Valencia dedicated to Sorolla's paintings of children and families. This exploration of childhood in Sorolla's paintings is a collaboration with the Sorolla Museum and the Sorolla Museum Foundation. 

It offers a systematic overview of the representation of childhood in the Valencian artist's painting, which was a constant theme throughout his career and earned him the greatest recognition of his career.

RIDE SHARE ☺️ CLASS TRIP 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2022

to be organised after the lecture. 

* 8:00am start 

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