Sunday, December 9, 2012, 3:00–4:30 p.m.
Unveil the creative mind of Bernini. Explore the dramatic redesign of Roman piazzas, the production and function of clay studies in the Roman Baroque, and Bernini's unique modeling techniques. Program introduction by guest exhibition curator Ian Wardropper, director of the Frick Collection.
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Bernini: Sculpting in Clay.
Above: Gian Lorenzo Bernini (Italian, 1598–1680). Lion, 1648. Terracotta. Accademia di San Luca, Rome, Inv. no. 258.
Free with Museum admission