Robin Woodward: the changing ideal of the nude in art


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Join Dr Robin Woodward, Senior Lecturer Art History, University of Auckland as she discusses how the classical ideal of the nude maintained its hold over 19th century Western art. This was soon to be thrown out in the early part of the 20th century by a young Spaniard painting in Paris.

The illustrated talk will be followed by a short focus talk in front of some of the works in the exhibition. 

It is advised that you purchase your exhibition entry ticket for this part of the programme before the talk in the auditorium.

Auditorium and level 1
Exhibition entry applies

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