Lectures

Loading Events

Past Events › Lectures

December 2018

Kittredge-Wilson Lecture: Sarah Greenough

December 14, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sarah Greenough, Senior Curator of Photographs, National Gallery of Art The Altering Eye: Photography at the National Gallery of Art FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2018 6 p.m. Click HERE to Register. In 1990, Sarah Greenough became the founding curator of the Department of Photographs at the National Gallery…

Find out more »

March 2019

Magnificent Movie Music – Mozart Goes to Hollywood

March 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Directors have picked great classical concert works to enhance and underpin their films. If it’s Handel, there must be corsets and wigs!

Find out more »

Magnificent Movie Music – Beethoven the Myth

March 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Why Beethoven? And why so much of him?? We dive into Beethoven’s very busy side-gig, the sound-tracking of hundreds of films.

Find out more »

Magnificent Movie Music – Classical Crossover

March 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Classical Crossover: exploring groundbreaking film scores by concert hall composers Shostakovich, Bernstein, Copland, Corigliano, Gershwin, Walton, Prokofiev, each a giant of the concert hall, with much of the 20th century’s most important classical work to their credit.

Find out more »

Magnificent Movie Music – Oscars, Opera and Irony, Luke Skywalker and Bugs Bunny, Facebook and Farm Animals

March 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

The fusion of classical music into popular culture is so complete that most listeners have absolutely no idea where their favorite tropes come from.

Find out more »

April 2019

Kittredge-Wilson Lecture: Scott Shields

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The catalogue focuses on Diebenkorn’s evolution to maturity. It features nearly 200 paintings and drawings, many from the archives of the Richard Diebenkorn Foundation, that precede his shift to figuration.

Find out more »

June 2019

My Father: Richard Diebenkorn

June 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

My Father: Richard Diebenkorn presented by Gretchen Diebenkorn Grant, daughter of the artist Richard Diebenkorn, introduced by Dorsey Waxter, Partner of Van Doren Waxter, New York.

Find out more »

September 2019

Art Appreciation Mini Course

September 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Bring your brown-bag lunch and join Chief Curator and art historian, Anke Van Wagenberg, Ph.D. (art history) for a free Art Appreciation Course every Wednesday in September, following the 11 a.m. free Art Tour of the current exhibitions.

Find out more »

Art Appreciation Mini Course – Visual Literacy

September 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Learn about visual literacy, media and materials, figurative to abstract and from Leonardo da Vinci to Leonardo Drew.

Find out more »

From Celestial to Terrestrial Timekeeping: Clockmaking in the Bond Family

September 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Academy Art Museum Honorary Trustee Donald Saff will discuss his latest book, From Celestial to Terrestrial Timekeeping: Clockmaking in the Bond Family, published by the Antiquarian Horological Society, 2019.

Find out more »
+ Export Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Notice: Utilizing the form controls will dynamically update the content

CONNECT WITH
US SOCIALLY AT