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2018 Lectures


February 7 in Tinkham Veale Ballroom A
Baker-Nord Distinguished Faculty Lecture by Henry Adams, CWRU
Thomas Hart Benton, Jackson Pollock and the Secrets of El Greco


February 14 in Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Munich Auditorium
The Cleveland Archaeological Society and The Archaeological Institute of America Lecture by Chair Elizabeth Bolman, CWRU
The Discovery and Conservation of the Red Monastery Church (late 5th c. C.E.), Upper Egypt


February 28 in CMA, Recital Hall
Lecture by Brian Rose,
Museums, Archaeology and War


March 26 in the Linsalata Alumni Center
The ARTS @ CWRU – A Special 2 part event
Part 1 is an interactive presentation about FRONT International’s inaugural art triennial, An American City, coming this summer.
Part 2 is ran by photographer, Barney Taxel, Lecturer in the Art Studio Department, who will discuss the moods and beauty of Lake View Cemetery as seen in his Alumni Spotlight Exhibit: Lake View Cemetery: Photographs from Cleveland’s Historic Landmark.


April 11 in Kevin Smith Library
The ARTS @ CWRU, Meet the Artist Tony Tasset
Chicago-based artist Tony Tasset will discuss his work, motivations and ideas for the design of his unique project Judy’s Hand Pavilion


April 18 in CMA Lecture Hall
Lecture by Roger Bagnall
A Roman City in the Egyptian Desert: Paintings, Potsherds and Politics in the Dakhla Oasis


April 20 in CMA, Gartner Auditorium
Event by Pepon Osorio
A Lifetime of Artistic Practice


April 30 in the Art Studio
Semester in Review Art Exhibition – Opening Reception


May 2 in CMA Recital Hall
Lecture by Gudrun Bühl, CMA Director and Curator of the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection
Housing the Body – Dressing the House. Studying and Displaying Byzantine Textiles


October 17 in Cleveland Museum of Art Recital Hall
Julius Fund Lecture in Medieval Art by Marc Michael Epstein, Vassar College
The Subversive Afterlife of Images: Implied, Ensuing Action in Medieval Jewish Visual Culture


November 7 in Cleveland Museum of Art Recital Hall
Julius Fund Lecture in Ancient Art by Penelope Davies, University of Texas at Austin
Ancient Art: Destruction and Defiance in Late Republican Rome

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