Art Lovers Book Club at the Figge

1 pm Wednesday, February 4
Figge Dining Room
Free; members-only program

All art lovers with a Figge Museum membership are invited to join a lively discussion in the Figge cafe about artistic literature. Each program includes a short introduction, discussion led by a Figge docent, and group discussion. Bring a brown bag lunch if desired.

For more information, contact Heather at 563.326.7804 x2045 or

February Book: My Father by Jean Renoir
Discussion leader: Sylvia Martin
Jean Renoir memoir; he tells the life story of his father, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, the great impressionist painter.
Download discussion questions. 

May Book: Lisette's List: A Novel by Susan Vreeland
Discussion leader: Emily Navarre
A story of a women’s awakening in the south of Vichy France to the power of art, the beauty of provincial
life and love in the midst of war.

June Book: Chagall: A Biography by Jackie Wullschiager

Download a flyer with information about upcoming books and meeting dates.