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Lecture: Fresco from Classical Painting to Modern North Carolina

  • Dates: May 28, 2020
  • Venue: SECU Auditorium
  • Location: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607-6494
  • Times: 10:30am
  • Admission: Free with canned food or cash donation; ticket required.


Conservator Perry Hurt discusses the history and technique of true fresco painting from ancient classical Mediterranean culture through the Italian Renaissance, 20th-century Mexican modernism, Depression-era WPA work, and today. In conjunction with North Carolina mural painter Christopher Holts exhibition Contemporary Frescoes.