Artists in Fiction Book Club

Artists in Fiction Book Club


Monthly on Wednesdays at 7pm. View schedule.


Book Club Mansion Library Books Closeup By Liz Lynch

The Mansion

Strathmore’s art-themed book club explores your favorite artists, turning the pages of both popular and lesser-known novels. Join fellow readers and art enthusiasts one Wednesday a month to discuss the treasure trove of stories born from art history. Each meeting provides an examination of the factual background along with the fiction.

Schedule & Book List

Fall 2021–Spring 2022

All meetings are on Wednesdays at 7pm.

September 29: Chelsea Girls by Fiona Davis

October 20: I, Juan de Pareja Elizabeth Borton de Treviño

November 17: The Shadow Catcher by Marianne Wiggins

December: Winter Break, no book club

January 26: My Name is Red by Orhan Pamuk

February 16: A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park

March 30: Parable of the Talents by Octavia Butler

April 20: The Muralist by B.A. Shapiro

May 25: Stealing the Show: A History of Art and Crime in Six Thefts by John Barelli

June/July/August: Summer Break, no book club


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