Christ’s Passion in Art & The Cloisters’ Collection
For the upcoming season of Lent, we will be offering a lecture and tour program. The lecture on “Christ’s Passion and the Cloisters’ Collection will be at 7:30pm on Friday March 9th in the Fellowship Hall and will be a presentation on the works of art that deal will Christ’s Passion and Resurrection and on works from the Cloisters museum in New York City. The lecture is free and open to the public. Our guest speaker is Joan Quinn who is a retired Art Department Chair from Clarkstown High School South in Rockland County, where she taught Advanced Placement Art History. Currently she presents art lectures at libraries, leads tours at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Cloisters, and works for the Clarkstown Community Learning Center as a teacher of various topics in the history of art.
The tour, guided by Ms. Quinn, will focus on the highlights of the art and architecture of the Cloisters, and will be offered on two dates:
Wednesday, March 21 and Saturday, March 24. The plan for both dates is to carpool from the church parking lot at 9am. THE WEDNESDAY TOUR HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER.
Friday, March 9, 7:30 pm at Cornwall Presbyterian Church:
Lecture by Joan Quinn, Art History educator and tour guide
Wednesday, March 21 and Saturday, March 24:
Guided tour of The Cloisters’ collection in New York City with Ms. Quinn. Meet at Cornwall Presbyterian Church at 9:00 am to carpool;
$32 per person ($25 Seniors 65+) covers museum admission & tour
For information and reservations, contact Cornwall Presbyterian Church, 845-534-2903, 222 Hudson St., Cornwall-on-Hudson. or email us at cloisters <at> cornwallpresbyterian.org