Free Live Webinar: "Saints, Symbols and Spaghetti" by Dr. Rocky Ruggiero

Jun 07, 2020 223

Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 5:30 PM Eastern Time. Please click this link to join the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89519505109. No password is necessary to access the webinar. This lecture will explore the sometimes violent, often bizarre, and always fascinating representations of saints and martyrs in Italian art by artists such as Michelangelo, Leonardo Da Vinci, Bronzino, Verrocchio, Caravaggio.

From St. Sebastian’s arrows, St. Lucy’s eyeballs to St. Lawrence’s barbecue grill, Dr. Rocky will provide an engaging, informative and entertaining webinar presentation about saint imagery and symbolism, as well as some surprising traditional Italian recipes that are associated with saints.

Rocky will begin his presentation promptly at 5:30 PM, but participants are free to join the meeting beforehand.

Thank you again for registering and we look forward to this exciting event!

SOURCE: Sponsored by FRIENDS OF THE UFFIZI GALLERY

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