Clark Art Institute to Offer Spotlight Talks Beginning April 16

For Immediate Release

April 11, 2000

Students in the Williams College Graduate Program in the History of Art will offer Spotlight Talks on Sundays at 3:00 p.m., beginning April 30. Each talk, presented in the galleries, focuses on a different work of art in the Clark collection. Admission is free.

Jennifer Greenhill will begin the series on April 30 with a discussion of the painting Undertow by Winslow Homer. Catherine Steward will focus on the Portrait of the Count of Turenne by Jacques-Louis David on May 7. Rockets and Blue Lights by J. M. W. Turner will be the subject of a talk by Alanna Gedgaudas on May 14. The final Spotlight Talk will be May 21 when Kimberly Mims will speak about Pierre Auguste Renoir's Sleeping Girl with a Cat.

The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute is located at 225 South Street in Williamstown, Massachusetts.  The galleries are open Tuesday through Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Admission is free through May.  For more information call 413-458-2303 or visit

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