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Lectures, Spring 2016

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Lunchtime Talks | Saturday Special Tours
Special Lectures & Events | Weedon Lectures | Archive

Lunchtime Talks

Join us for these informal presentations on aspects of the Museum's collections and special exhibitions. Lunchtime Talks are usually held on Tuesdays from 12–1 pm in the Museum.

February 2
Two Extraordinary Women: The Lives and Art of Maria Cosway and Mary Darby Robinson
by Diane Boucher

March 15
Navajo Weaving: Geometry of the Warp and Weft
by Mary Jo Ayers

April 12
Jacob Lawrence: Struggle... From the History of the American People
by Elizabeth Hutton Turner

May 3
Richard Serra: Prints
by Rebecca Schoenthal

May 18
Art Lovers
by Alicia Dissinger

Fall 2015 calendar

Saturday Special Tours

These informal presentations on aspects of the Museum's collections and special exhibitions are usually held on the last Saturday of each month from 2–3 pm in the Museum.

Saturday, January 23—CANCELLED due to inclement weather
Richard Serra: Prints
by Rebecca Schoenthal

February 27
Fish and Fowl
by Alicia Dissinger

March 19
Two Extraordinary Women: The Lives and Art of Maria Cosway and Mary Darby Robinson
by Diane Boucher

April 23
Casting Shadows: Selections from the Permanent Collection featuring the FUNd
by the University Museums Interns

June 4
Andy Warhol: Icons

June 11
Andy Warhol: Icons

Saturday Special Tours

Special Lectures & Events

April 14–15
Jacob Lawrence Struggle Series Symposium
Thursday, April 14
6:30 pm: Keynote and Reception

Friday, April 15
9 am – 3 pm: Symposium

Details coming soon!

April 21
Richard Serra
by Anne Goodyear, Co-Director, Bowdoin College Museum of Art
Time & location TBA

Gladys S. Blizzard Lecture

Thursday, March 17
From Temple of the Arts to Theatre of the Imagination
by Julian Raby
The Dame Jillian Sackler Director
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery and Freer Gallery of Art
Time & location TBA

Ellen Bayard Weedon Lectures in the Arts of Asia

Thursday, March 24
Mithila Painting: Inside Their Imagery—and Ours
by David Szanton
President
Ethnic Arts Foundation
Time & location TBA

Thursday, April 7
First Emperor of China and the Wider World
by Lukas Nickel
Reader in Chinese Art History and Archaeology
School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
Time & location TBA

Ellen Bayard Weedon Lectures in the Arts of Asia