Gallery Talks

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:

Monday March 3, 2015 12:30 PM

"Raphael and Ideal Beauty"

Speaker: Mona Pamer, Timken Docent

Saturday March 7th, 2015 12:30 PM

"The Notion of Incarnation in Raphael's Madonna of the Pinks"

Speaker: Jim Gray, Timken Docent

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

Wednesday March 18, 12:30 PM

Art in the Afternoon Gallery Talk "Raphael's Madonna's"

Speaker: Kritina Rosenberg, Timken Educaiton Director

Saturday March 21 12:30 PM

"Madonna of the Pinks as Devontional Art"

Speaker: Lucia Alba, Timken Docent

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