Save up to 20% on the price of your tickets! It's easy... Become a member today! If you are already a member, log in to get your member rate. Toulouse-Lautrec's Montmartre Daytime Program on Zoom Friday, May 14, 2021 - 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. ET Code: 1H0592 Tickets Login $20 - Member 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 $25 - Non-Member Resize text remove add "At the Moulin Rouge" by Toulouse-Lautrec, 1892 (Art Institute of Chicago) PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The brilliant artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, working in Paris in the late 19th century, vividly portrayed the nightlife of Montmartre, the center of the cabaret entertainment and bohemian life that he loved and that informed his art. Circuses, dance halls and nightclubs—these spectacles were set down on canvas, paper or cardboard by an artist unafraid to experiment with new techniques. He featured the flamboyant performers of the day—Jane Avril, Yvette Guilbert, and Aristide Bruant—but he also portrayed domestic life at the brothel that was his second home with candor and compassion. Art historian Joseph Cassar illuminates the artist's aristocratic beginnings in Albi, his discovery of Degas and the impressionists in Paris, his contemporaries Van Gogh, Bonnard and Picasso who were also drawn to fin de siècle Montmartre, and the colorful social and cultural milieu of Paris in the Belle Epoque. World Art History Certificate elective: Earn 1/2 credit* PATRON INFORMATION If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group. Unless otherwise noted, registration for streaming programs typically closes two hours prior to the start time on the date of the program. Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org. Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance. View Common FAQs about our Streaming Programs on Zoom. *Enrolled participants in the World Art History Certificate Program receive 1/2 elective credit. Not yet enrolled? Learn about the program, its benefits, and how to register here. This program is part of ourSmithsonian Associates Streaming series.