The next lecture in the series Closer to Holland will deal with the symbolism of still life. This was a very common theme in painting in the 17th century in the Netherlands. The presenter will explain the rich symbolism of the representations in order to decipher the meaning of the various objects that make up the composition.
Conductor: Przemysław Głowacki – art historian, museum educator, teacher. He has been popularizing knowledge about art for over 20 years. Currently cooperating with many cultural institutions. Since 2013 has been conducting a series of lectures at the Royal Castle in Warsaw. He is a lecturer at the Warsaw Film School and the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. He worked for many years at the National Museum in Warsaw, preparing numerous educational programs there. Since 2016, he has been a juror of the Sibyl Museum Event of the Year Competition. His passion is visiting museums, he is a co-organizer of thematic tours Expeditions with Art. He runs a website dedicated to art and exhibitions artdone.pl.