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Join fellow art and book lovers at our next Art Book Club discussion! Book selections will focus on making connections with special exhibitions and works of art in the museum’s collection. Club activities include an early evening book discussion along with guest speakers and gallery tours. Book selections (*scroll down for past selections) and meeting dates are announced here, in ArTMAtters, TMA’s member magazine, or please contact the library to be added to our Book Club mailing list.
*The Art Book Club is FREE for Museum and Library League members but space is limited and registration is required. You must register individually for each event. Contact the library at 419-254-5770 or email@example.com to register.
Lust for Life: a Novel of Vincent van Gogh, By Irving Stone
Book Discussion: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 5:30-7 p.m. | Art Reference Library
Guided Tour: Thursday, July 10 5:30 p.m. | Meet in Libbey Court
Penned by Irving in 1934, Lust for Life, has long been considered one of the best biographical novels of all time. Join fellow readers in a discussion of this literary portrait of Vincent van Gogh. Join us the following evening for a related gallery tour in the Museum.
April, 2014 The Most Beautiful Walk in the World, by John Baxter
February, 2014 The Fountain of St. James Court; or, Portrait of the Artist as an Old Woman: A Novel by Sena Jeter Naslund Selected Readings
November, 2013 The Printmaker’s Daughter by Katherine Govier
October, 2013 Monuments Men by Robert Edsel
September, 2013 Persuasion by Jane Austen
July, 2013 Museum Legs by Amy Whitaker
May, 2013 The Songlines by Bruce Chatwin
February, 2013 The Hundred Foot Journey by Richard Morais
November, 2012 The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
September, 2012 The Masterpiece by Emile Zola
July, 2012 Color: A Natural History of the Palette Victoria Finlay Resources on color in the TMA Reference Library
May, 2012 Object of Beauty by Steve Martin Discussion guide and selected readings
February, 2012 The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris by David McCullough
November, 2011 Beneath the Marble Sky by John Shors
August, 2011, Ransom by David Malouf
May 2011, The Lost Painting: the Quest for a Caravaggio Masterpeice, by Jonathan Harr
The Lost Painting self-tour guide.