Martin County Library System Press Releases

November 18, 2009

Tour the Vatican Gardens Dec. 3!

Filed under: Adult programming — mclswebblog @ 5:26 pm
Tags: ,

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

DATE: NOVEMBER 19, 2009

CONTACT: PUBLIC RELATIONS 772/221-1403

CELEBRATED ARTIST AND PHOTOGRAPHER TO GIVE ILLUSTRATED TALK ON VATICAN GARDENS

 WHO: Martin County Library System

WHAT:

Photographic PowerPoint Presentation and Lecture:

THE GARDENS OF THE VATICAN

Presented by Linda Kooluris Dobbs

Celebrated artist, teacher, official portrait painter and photographer Linda Kooluris Dobbs will give a presentation and talk 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Thursday, December 3 at the Blake Library in Stuart on The Gardens of the Vatican, her first book of photographs.

Written by her husband, the award-winning essayist and poet Kildare Dobbs, the book was 27 years in the making and gives a stunning visual tour of the 110-acre Vatican Gardens in Rome, spanning eight centuries of history.

Linda Kooluris Dobbs studied at the Sorbonne and graduated from Pine Manor College and with honors from the School of Visual Arts in New York. Now based in Toronto, her portraits, landscapes, still lifes and photographs are found in corporate and private collections worldwide. Copies of her book will be available for sale and signing.

WHEN: Thursday, December 3, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: Blake Library, John F. Armstrong Wing, 2351 SE Monterey Rd., Stuart

HOW: Presented at no charge. To learn more about the Martin County Library System call (772) 221-1403, pick up a Library Connection at any branch library or visit the library Web site at www.library.martin.fl.us.

END

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.