Lectures & Conversations

Join distinguished lecturers from the local, national, and international academic communities for further exploration into topics related to Timken’s collection and special exhibitions.


Guest Lecture - FREE - June 13, 2016 - 10:00 a.m.

Speaker: Wendy Salmond, Professor, Chapman University

Lecture Title: "The Timken's Icons in a New Light"


Guest Lecture - FREE July 11, 2016 - 10:00 a.m.

Speaker: Michael Brown, Associate Curator of European Art, San Diego Museum of Art

Lecture Title: "The International Zurbarán: Devotion and Style in the Atlantic World"


Art in the Eventing - Ticketed Event October 6, 2016 - 6:30 p.m.

Speaker: Anne Woollett, Curator, Department of Paintings, J. Paul Getty Museum 

More details to follow. 


Guest Lecture - FREE October 17, 2016 - 10:00 a.m.

Speaker: Elizabeth Morrison, Senior Curator, Department of Manuscripts, J. Paul Getty Museum

Lecture Title: "Beasts before Brueghel: From Invention to Specimen" 


Art in the Eventing - Ticketed Event October 26, 2016 - 6:30 p.m.

Speaker: Derrick Cartwright, Curatorial Director, Timken Museum of Art

More details to follow. 


Guest Lecture - FREE November 14, 2016 - 10:00 a.m.

Speaker: Victoria Sancho Lobis, Prince Trust Associate Curator, Department of Prints and Drawings, The Art Institute of Chicago

Lecture Title: "The Bruegel Dynasty and Their Fantastic Landscapes: Paintings, Prints and Drawings"