Piero di Cosimo and the Art of Magical Thinking
5pm | Gallery Viewing & Public Reception
6pm | Lecture
Whether sacred or profane, the paintings of Renaissance artist Piero di Cosimo are united by his love of nature and all its creatures, both real and imagined. Join Dennis Geronimus, professor of art history at New York University, for an exploration of the museum’s spellbinding painting, The Finding of Vulcan on the Island of Lemnos (c. 1490). Free and open to the public.