Passion, Piety & Politics: The Art & Life of Sir Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640)
Date(s) - 25/05/2015
7:30 pm-9:00 pm
Dr Fiona Healy was born and raised in Waterford and now lives in Mainz, Germany, where she lectures at the at the city’s Johannes Gutenberg University. Fiona is also affiliated to the Centrum Rubenianum in Antwerp, a research institute devoted to the study of the life and work of Rubens.
She is currently completing a book on Rubens’s mythological paintings as part of the Corpus Rubenianum Ludwig Burchard series and is preparing another volume in the same series on the artist’s depictions of the Virgin and Child. To celebrate International Museum Day, Dr Fiona Healy will be presenting a lecture/talk at the Medieval Museum on Passion,Piety & Politics