Events

Art Society Presentation “The Snake Charmer”

April 19

The Cellar Door | 905 3rd Ave

6:30 pm

Huntington Area Art Society Presentations are Wednesday, April 19 at 6:30 pm at The Cellar Door - 905 Third Avenue in downtown Huntington. “The Snake Charmer” (1879) by Jean-Léon Gérôme is the featured work in April. The presentation will explore how 19th-century Orientalist paintings not only perpetuated non-Western stereotypes but also revealed the values and attitudes of Westerners themselves. Presented by Hanna Kozlowski-Slone, Assistant Professor of Foundations in the School of Art & Design at Marshall University.  $10 at the door.

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