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Molly Peacock lecture ‘Mary Hiester Reid’ February 18

February 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Molly Peacock: Thursday, February 18, 1–2 p.m.

$10 for members, $15 for guests

FREE registration until Thursday, February 11, 2021

Register by emailing waac@womensartofcanada.ca or call the WAAC office 416-922-2060

Molly Peacock will give us a deep dive into the painting techniques of Mary Hiester Reid, covering Tonalism and Impressionism as well as how MHR’s landscapes, interiors, and still life paintings can be seen as self-portraits. Using her AGO video, Open Door, she will show us how  MHR, a 19th and early 20th-century member of WAAC, opened the door for women to be married artists with money-making careers.  She showed us how to deal with rival painters, too.  Molly’s biography Flower Diary:  Mary Hiester Reid Paints, Travels, Marries & Opens a Door will be published this fall.

Details

Date:
February 18
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Venue

DIGNAM GALLERY, Women’s Art Association of Canada
23 Prince Arthur Ave.
Toronto, Ontario M5R 1B2 Canada
Phone:
416-922-2060
Website:
www. womensartofcanada.ca