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Library Lecture Series: Visual Literacy and Learning

February 12, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (US Central)

Ames Public Library Auditorium, 515 Douglas Ave, Ames, IA 50010

Presenters: Beth McNeil, Rae Reilly   

Learn about visual literacy utilizing Grant Wood’s iconic mural (1936-37) Breaking the Prairie Sod, which is located in the lobby of Parks Library. After experiencing visual literacy skills and techniques, attendees will learn how these skills can lead to understanding any work of art, from abstract to realism.

This series is presented in partnership with Ames Public Library, Ames Historical Society, Iowa State University Library, and University Museums. 

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