149 Paintings You Really Need to See in North America
With Stephen Grant and Julian Porter
Artis—Naples Lifelong Learning
Stephen Grant, lecturer
Julian Porter, lecturer
This lively lecture highlights the essential paintings, by some of the world’s greatest painters, from Giotto to Picasso, on display in North American museums and galleries.
Presented with wit and irreverence, here is the best that North American galleries have to offer — focused and curated to give you everything you need to enjoy the greatest works of art in the best company and save you the sore feet and superfluous information.
Stephen Grant is a Toronto lawyer and lifelong art lover, especially of the 20th-century artists. He brings a wealth of expertise and presents these modernists within the framework of a North American-led and sustained burst of originality and shock.
Julian Porter is a litigation lawyer from Toronto whose other passion in life is art. He’s had a lot of fun looking at art and wants to share his enthusiasm with others. Porter worked for seven years as a student tour guide in Europe and has since conducted countless gallery tours in Europe and North America, having lectured in galleries from Madrid to St. Petersburg.