Bus Trip to the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston

  • Wednesday, May 29, 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 5:45 PM
  • Museum of Fine Arts - Boston 465 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115
  • 1

Registration



The OLLI SPECIAL EVENTS COMMITTEE

presents a bus trip to

The MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BOSTON

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Bus leaves Big Y parking lot in Lee at 8am, returns at approximately 5:45 pm.

featuring the new exhibit
Toulouse Lautrec & The Stars of Paris

Aristide Bruant snarls. Loïe Fuller swirls on stage in the “serpentine dance.” The critic Édouard Dujardin eyes Jane Avril as they listen to the vulgar songs of Yvette Guilbert. These are celebrities of 19th-century Paris made famous by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec in a spectacle of evocative posters, prints, and paintings. “Toulouse-Lautrec and the Stars of Paris” See the celebrity culture of Lautrec’s time and the artist’s fascination with the personal lives of les stars as well as the roles that they played. Docent tour & the afternoon for your own discovery! 


OTHER MFA EXHIBITS INCLUDE:  

FRIDA KAHLO and Arte Popular
GENDER BENDING FASHION: 100 years of haute couture
BAUHAUS PRINTS 1919-33: The groundbreaking school of modernist      abstraction
BOSTON MADE: Arts & Crafts Jewelry & Metalwork
ROYAL CELEBRATIONS: Japanese Prints & Postcards

    Lunch on your own. Maps, lunch ideas & other exhibits will be distributed on the bus. Registration includes round trip luxury coach, museum admission, Toulouse Lautrec docent tour, tips, and snacks.  Refunds cannot be made unless space is filled from the wait list.

    Special Events Chair: Arline Breskin 413.243.3640

    Click here for a printable flyer to mail in with payment, register online, or call the OLLI Office at 413.236.2190. Registration is $82 for OLLI members, and $90 for non-members.

    Thank you to OLLI's Special Events Committee for organizing this and so many other great OLLI events!


    Click here to sign up for our free email newsletter, and don't miss out on our great programs!

    OLLI: the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Berkshire Community College
    Partners in education with Williams College, Bard College at Simon's Rock and the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

    1350 West Street | Pittsfield, MA 01201 | 413.236.2190 | olli@berkshirecc.edu

    Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software