Cost and Registration Information
Early Registration Price (January 8 at 9 am** – January 25 at 4 pm): $80
Regular Registration Price (January 25 at 4 pm – first day of class): $88
** Registration opens online at 9 am. Phone registration will be accepted starting at 10 am.
Members, seniors, and students get a 10% discount.
This seminar is full. Please call (312) 255-3700 to be added to the wait list.
Take an in-depth look at Edvard Munch’s 1893 painting The Scream in this half-day seminar. We will explore the work’s place in Western art history, Norwegian culture, trends in late 19th-century art, and Munch’s artistic production. We will also consider some of the work’s manifold interpretations and its iterations in popular culture.
One session. E - $80, L - $88
Margaret Farr is an art historian who has worked at the Art Institute of Chicago and has taught at numerous colleges and universities. A specialist in nineteenth-century art, her other interests include modern and contemporary art. She is currently an adjunct lecturer at the Art Institute.
There are no required materials for this class.
There is no reading assignment for the first class.
This class is part of the Newberry’s Adult Education Seminars Program. Learn more about our registration procedures.