EXHIBITION SERIES: Vermeer
The “EXHIBITION” cinema series features high-definition tours of fine art exhibitions created for movie theater audiences. The series covers “Manet: Portraying Life “Munch: Munch 150”& “Vermeer and Music: The Art of Love and Leisure” “Vermeer and Music: The Art of Love and Leisure” The final exhibition in the series, “Vermeer and Music: The Art of Love and Leisure,” features the works of Vermeer who is most popularly known as the painter of the “Girl with a Pearl Earring.” The National Gallery, London focuses on his art in relation to music in this particular exhibition. Music was one of the most popular themes of Dutch painting and revealed an enormous amount about the portrait model and the society. The event tells the entire story of Vermeer`s life and, in doing so, shows in detail many of the artist`s great works including how his technique and materials affected his works.
1hr 28mins long