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Francisco Goya Art Historian Andrew Schulz to Present Lecture March 26 at the Palmer Museum of Art

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Andrew Schulz, associate professor of art history and associate dean for research in the College of Arts and Architecture, will present a lecture titled “Goya’s Caprichos at the Crossroads of Eighteenth-Century Culture” on Thursday, March 26, 6:30 p.m., in the Palmer Lipcon Auditorium.

The galleries will be open from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. to view the Francisco Goya: Los Caprichos exhibition located on the museum’s second floor.

The lecture is co-sponsored by the Professional Development Committee of the Department of Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese and the Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art.

Francisco Goya: Los Caprichos was organized by Landau Traveling Exhibitions, Los Angeles, in association with Denenberg Fine Art, West Hollywood, California. At the Palmer Museum of Art, the exhibition is guest curated by Schulz, who has written extensively on the art of Goya, including an award-winning book on Los Caprichos.

The Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State is located on Curtin Road and admission is free. Museum hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 4:00 p.m. The museum is closed Mondays and some holidays. Reduced hours over spring break: March 7–15, noon to 4:00 p.m. (Closed Monday, March 9). Closed Sunday, April 5.

Exhibitions also on view at the Palmer Museum of Art this spring are Hidden Mother (curated by Laura Larson) through April 26, and Song of Myself through May 10.

The Palmer Museum of Art receives state arts funding support through a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.