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Art Book Club - The Goldfinch

Join FAC Staff for Art Book Club. Staff will lead a discussion around the novel below.

  • Main Gallery

  • FAC Staff

  • Friday, April 12, 2019

  • 12:00pm-1:00pm

  • Non Member $8/ Member FREE

  • Bring a sack lunch

The Goldfinch: A Novel Donna Tartt

Inspired by Carel Fabritius’ painting The Goldfinch, Donna Tartt has hooked millions of people around the world with almost 800 pages of brilliance.

Centered around an orphaned New Yorker, Theo, The Goldfinch painting is what captivates and draws him into the underworld of art during life as a young teenager who's struggling to come to terms with the tragic loss of his mother. As an adult, Theo’s life unfolds into a dark, complex and mysterious love story as he continues to struggle with loss, identity and survival.

Won a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (2014) and is due to be released as a movie in 2018.

Later Event: April 13
Drawing: Stickman to Illustration