Curator’s Perspective Paris 1900: Spectacle and Celebration | Nashville Public Radio

Event Details

  • October 12, 2018
  • 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Free
  • First come, first seated


Event Description

Georges Roux (1855–1929). Night Party at the Universal Exhibition in 1889, under the Eiffel Tower, 1889.

In this lecture, curator Mary Weaver Chapin describes the importance of L’Exposition universelle in French life and how its planners created a spectacle to wow the rest of the world.

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