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 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 November 10, 2016 - 6:30 p.m.

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

Lecture Title: "Bringing Bruegel to Balboa Park: The Putnam Sisters and Collecting for the City of San Diego"

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

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

Lecture Title: "The Animal Universe WIthin the Bruegel Dynasty"