Tentative Schedule

Week Three


Unit Three:

Landscape


Monday, July 12

9:00 a.m.

American Picturesque: Tourism and the Development of Landscape Painting in the Early Republic
(Jessica Lanier)

10:15 a.m.

Break

10:45a.m.

Landscape Aesthetics to 1830
(Patricia Johnston)

12:00 p.m.

Lunch

1:00 p.m.

Thomas Cole: Landscape into History
(Alan Wallach)

2:30 p.m.

Creative Writing in the History and Art Classroom
(JD Scrimgeour)

Tuesday, July 13

9:00 a.m.

Thomas Cole: The Course of Empire
(Alan Wallach)

10:15 a.m.

Break

10:45 a.m.

Aesthetics of the Hudson River School
(Alan Wallach)

12:00 a.m.

Lunch and travel to downtown Salem

1:15 a.m.

Peabody Essex Museum: Landscapes in American Decorative Arts
ADA Galleries

2:15 p.m.

Break

2:30 p.m.

Tour the Gardner-Pingree House and the John Ward House
(PEM Docent)

Wednesday, July 14

9:00 a.m.

Study Day
Peer Group meetings and/or
Individual Conferences with Steve Schmidt and Patricia Johnston

Thursday, July 15

7:00 a.m.

Field Trip: Bus Departs Salem for Hartford

10:00 a.m.

Mark Twain House
Harriet Beecher Stowe House

12:30 p.m.

Box Lunch

1:15 p.m.

Wadsworth Atheneum
Learning to Look: Museum Workshop
(Charlene Shang Miller, Wadsworth Atheneum Education Department)

Tour Landscape and Hudson River School Collection
John Trumbull’s History Paintings

3:30 p.m.

Depart Hartford by Bus

Friday, July 16

9:00 a.m.

Early Naturalists: Mark Catesby, John White and Charles Wilson Peale
(Patricia Johnston)

10:15 a.m.

Break

10:45 a.m.

Artists as Naturalists
The Travels of William Bartram, J. J. Audubon, and M. J. Heade
(Janice Simon)

12:00 p.m.

Lunch (Audubon Documentary)

1:00 p.m.

Spotlight:

John James Audubon, American Flamingo, 1838
(Patricia Johnston)

1:30 p.m.

Frederic Church in New England
(Janice Simon)

2:30 p.m.

Break and Travel

3:15 p.m.

Salem Athenaeum: Landscape and the Book
(Jean Marie Procious, Director)
 

4:00 p.m.

Walking Tour to . . .

4:30 p.m.

Social Hour