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Winter 2015
Thursdays, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Mary Craig Auditorium, Santa Barbara Museum of Art
$50 Museum Members; $65 non–members
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(Single tickets available the morning of the lecture: $12 Members; $15 Non-members)


February 12: Water into Oil: The Venetian Miracle
Nigel McGilchrist, Independent Scholar, Kythera, Greece
In conjunction with the SBMA exhibition Botticelli, Titian, and Beyond: Masterpieces of Painting from Glasgow Museums
February 19: Hatshepsut, the Woman Who Would be King
Kathlyn (Kara) Cooney, Assistant Professor, Department of Egyptian Art and Architecture, UCLA
Lecture will be followed by a book signing of Kara's new book of the same title.

March 5: Stones in Chinese Culture and Art
Stephen Little, Curator and Head of the Dept. of Chinese and Korean Art, LACMA
March 12: Manet and His Writers:Baudelaire, Zola, Mallarmé
Emily Beeny, Associate Curator, Norton Simon Museum
In conjunction with a loan exhibition from the Musee d'Orsay including Manet's Portrait of Emile Zola
March 19: The Hudson River School of Landscape Painting
Mary Lenihan, Director of Adult and Public Programs, LACMA
In Conjunction with the LACMA exhibition Nature and the American Vision: The Hudson River School, from the New York Historical Society

Giovanni Bellini, Virgin and Child, ca. 1480–85. Tempera and oil on panel, 24 1/2 x 18 1/4 in. (62.3 x 46.2 cm). Glasgow Museums; Bequeathed by Mrs. John Graham-Gilbert, 1877 (575)
© CSG CIC Glasgow Museums Collection, Courtesy American Federation of Arts



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