Free gallery talks by leading curators, historians, scholars and artists explore the Timken collection and special exhibitions. Registration not required.
Gallery talks take place on the following days, at 12:30 PM:
Wednesday January 28, 2015: 12:30 PM
"The Fall and Rise of Raphael's The Madonna of the Pinks: Issues of Connoisseurship, Science and Attribution"
Speaker: James Grebl, Assosciate Curator of Research, Archives and Provenance, San Diego Museum of Art
Monday February 9, 2015: 10:00 AM
"Raphael's Madonna of the Pinks: Netherlandish Lessons in Making the Sacred Intimately Private"
Speaker: Marina Belozerskaya, Art Historian
Tuesday February 24, 2015: 12:30 PM
"Some Big Issue around a Little Painting"
Speaker: Jack Greenstein, Associate Professor, University of California San Diego
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Monday March 9, 2015: 10:00 AM
"Circa 1507: The Social, Religious, and Artistic Contexts of Raphael's Madonna of the Pinks"
Speaker: Sheryl Reiss, Exectuive Vice President, Italian Art Society
Monday April 13, 2015: 10:00 AM
"Being a Boy / Seeing a Boy. Depicting Childhood in the Time of Raphael"
Speaker: Jeanette Kohl, Associate Professor, University of California Riverside
Monday May 18, 2015: 10:00 AM
"Extraordinary Observation: Vermeer's Woman in Blue"
Speaker: Anne Woollett, Curator, Department of Paintings, J. Paul Getty Museum
Monday June 8, 2015: 10:00 AM
"Vermeer's Time: The Woman in Blue"
Speaker: Ann Jensen Adams, Professor, UC Santa Barbara
Monday July 13, 2015: 10:00 AM
Lecture Title TBD
Speaker: Amy Walsh, Curator, European Painting and Sculpture, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Monday October 19, 2015: 10:00 AM
Lecture Title TBD
Speaker: Alison L. Perchuk, Assistant Professor of Art History, California State University, Channel Islands
Monday November 9, 2015: 10:00 AM
"Looking Back, Looking Forward, Looking Out: The German Romantic Ruckenfigur and the Open Window"
Speaker: Claudine Dixon, Curatorial Administrator, Prints and Drawings