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 - April 11, 2016 - 10:00 a.m.

Speaker: Marina Belozerskaya, Art Historian 

Lecture Title: "The Parthenon Through Many Eyes: Transformations and Rediscoveries from Medieval Pilgrims to Early Modern Archaeologists" 


Docent Spotlight Talk - FREE - April 13, 2016 12:30 p.m.

Speaker: Bill Hardin, Timken Docent

Lecture Title: "Doric Architecture of the Parthenon as it Refers to the Exhibition The Archaeologist's Eye"


Art in the Evening - Ticketed Event - May 5, 2016 - 6:30 p.m.

Speaker: Katherine Schwab, Professor of Art History at Fairfield University

Lecture Title: "Classical Hairstyles: Identity, Society and Fashion"


Guest Lecture - FREE - May 16, 2016 - 10:00 a.m.

Speaker: David Saunders, Associate Curator, Department of Antiquities, J. Paul Getty Museum

Lecture Title: "...the most unrivalled triumph of sculpture and architecture": Dodwell and Pomardi's illustrations of the Parthenon