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Changing Fashions, Enduring Questions

What Is Art?

Stabile Building

Jan 17, 10:00am
Stabile Building 10:00am
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Changing Fashions, Enduring Questions:
What Is Art?

Marcia Eaton's Changing Fashions, Enduring Questions Series
Artis—Naples Lifelong Learning

Marcia Eaton, Professor Emeritus, University of Minnesota

Changing traditions and styles have often left viewers asking, “Is that really art?” Marcia will examine several theories of art, challenging patrons to examine their own definitions. This presentation is part of Marcia Eaton's Changing Fashions, Enduring Questions lecture series.

Marcia Eaton

Marcia Eaton

A Professor Emeritus from the University of Minnesota, Eaton has spent her career investigating questions in aesthetics and ethics. Eaton has written several books and articles in these areas and has served as President of the American Society for Aesthetics and was a Fellow at the Rockefeller Center in Bellagio, Italy. 


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