Art à la Carte is a series of informative programs focusing on the arts. It is offered free of charge on Wednesdays at 12:15p. Participants are encouraged to bring lunch or pick up something from The Palette. Coffee, tea, and cookies are provided. All programs are held in the FIA’s Isabel Hall.
The Life of Leonardo da Vinci
Who was Leonardo da Vinci, and what are the secrets behind his genius? This landmark program (5-part series in July) offers an exciting look into the mystery, myth, and genius of this once-in-a-century figure. Witness his most historic triumphs, including the creation of The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa, paintings that have become embedded in our collective consciousness. Based on eyewitness accounts, historical evidence, and informed speculation, this richly photographed program adds compelling brushstrokes to the immortal da Vinci legend.
July 2 – Part 1: Prologue
July 9 – Part 2: On to Milan
July 16 – Part 3: Sforza’s Commission
July 23 – Part 4: Florence Revisited
July 30 – Part 5: Serenity