Vermeer’s Secret Apprentice (and an unknown Fabritius masterpiece in Chicago)

Public lecture on Thursday May 21st, 5:00 PM
Northwestern University Art History Department
1880 Campus Drive, Kresge Centennial Hall 3-400
Evanston Illinois 60208

Past Events:

Lecture at The College of New Jersey

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Trenton New Jersey
4:30, Library Auditorium:

The Art History of Love 


Bass Museum Lecture, Sunday April 5, 2008
3:00 PM

Riddles of the Sphinx:

Untangling the Mysteries of Vermeer’s Art and his Secret Apprentice

Thursday February 26th, 12:00 PM

Reception and Book Signing
College Art Association annual Conference
Councourse Hall level One
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles

Lecture and Book Launch

Thursday, December 4, 6:30 pm

The Cooper Union
Wollmann Auditorium, Room 21E
Albert Nerken School of Engineering
51 Astor Place (b/t 3rd and 4th Ave)

Free and Open to the Public

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January 15th, 2009

Interview with Mary-Charlotte Domandi on the Santa Fe Radio Cafe Radio KSFR

Focusing on:
The discovery of Vermeer, artists being ahead of their time, Vermeer’s small oeuvre, the nature of genre painting, the history of the author’s project, art historical method, Vermeer’s secret apprentice.


January 28th, 2009

Interview on Writer's Voice with Francesca Rheannon.

Focusing on:
Vermeer’s Little Street, poetic naturalism, Vermeer’s Allegory of Faith, The role of Catholicism in the artist's life, Vermeer’s Procuress, and his dysfunctional family, Morality and licentiousness in Golden Age Holland, Vermeer’s secret apprentice.


February 17th, 2009

Interview on Prime Time Radio.

Focusing on:
Art, Vermeer, Vermeer's Family Secrets, 17th Century, Dutch Golden Age



interview in the Newspaper Die Welt (Berlin)



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