Florida Institute of Technology’s Foosaner Art Museum is participating in Fall for the Arts on Friday, October 5th from 5-8:30 p.m. with Jazz Friday. Presented by the Brevard Cultural Alliance, the event is a celebration of Brevard's arts and cultural community. The family-friendly street party takes place in the Eau Gallie Arts District, Melbourne.
Art: Ernst Oppler (German, 1867 – 1929), Pavlova, The Dying Swan, c.1912. Drypoint etching, 11.75 x 9.5 inches. Collection of Foosaner Art Museum, Florida Institute of Technology. Gift of Susan Oppler Wood, 86.3.316.
The Foosaner Art Museum presents a comprehensive exhibition of the work of Ernst Oppler (German, 1867 – 1929). The exhibit runs Sept. 15 through Jan. 6, 2013.
Oppler studied and worked in Munich, London, Holland and France but eventually settled in Berlin. He became an active member of the Berlin Secession, a group of artists who championed the new, Impressionist style.