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The Art Detectives: Art Conservation Talks Mar. 6, 27 & Apr. 10

Lecture Series: The Art Detectives: How to Cheat Time, Investigate Art, And Sustain Culture Each lecture in The Art Detectives series will be held in Steele Hall 101 from 7 to 9 pm. Light refreshments follow the presentations. These lectures, free and open to the public, are funded by the Spencer Program and hosted by the […]

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75th Scripps College Ceramic Annual

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For its 75th anniversary, the Ceramic Annual exhibition will feature a wide variety of works from the collection.

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Art Bites on Wednesdays: Lunchtime Art Talks

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In this series of 15-miunute talks, Meher McArthur, Gabrielle Jungels-Winkler curator of academic programs and collections at the Williamson Gallery, takes a close-up look at individual ceramic works in the collection.

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Collecting Clay Talk: Sat., Mar. 2, 4 pm, Balch

David and Julie Armstrong, longtime collectors of ceramics, speak with Williamson Gallery curator Rody López about their collection and what it’s like to live with clay.

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Roles of the Museum Conservator: Mon., Feb. 4 at Noon

Roles of the Museum Conservator Monday, February 4, 2019, Noon Hampton Room, Malott Commons Geneva Griswold ’07, Associate Conservator, Seattle Art Museum, will present her lecture as part of the Art Conservation Lecture Series, Tuesday (though this lecture will be held on a Monday) Noon Academy. This event is free and open to the public. […]

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Salt and Silver: Early Photography 1840-1860

William Henry Fox Talbot, Nelson’s Column Under Construction, Trafalgar Square, April 1844, salted paper print from paper negative, courtesy of the Wilson Centre for Photography

This exhibition offers a singular opportunity to see some of the rarest and best early salt print photographs in the world.

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A Taste of Art: Lunchtime Art Talks

In this series of 15-miunute talks, Meher McArthur of the Williamson Gallery takes a close-up look at individual works in the collection.

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Salt and Silver Symposium, Sat., Nov. 10, 3-4:30 pm

Salt and Silver Symposium Saturday, November 10, 3-4:30 p.m. Humanities Auditorium, Scripps College Join us for an intriguing afternoon of presentations and discussion centered on the Salt and Silver exhibition, which features salted paper prints, one of the oldest photographic techniques. Later on that day, stop by the Gallery and view a collection of some […]

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Tues., Oct. 16: John Mason一Scale & Process in Sculpture Presentation

John Mason, Untitled (Firebrick Installation), 1973, Photo by the artist, John Mason Archives

Edward Cella, director, Edward Cella Art & Architecture, will speak on John Mason’s work, in conjunction with the current Mason exhibit at the Williamson.

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At the Clark: Michael Childers – Portraits of Artists

Michael Childers, Andy Warhol Closeup, 1976, gelatin silver print, 14 x 11 in., Scripps College Andy Warhol, Clint Eastwood, Ray Bradbury, Mae West–the upcoming exhibit, Actors, Artists, and Authors: The Portraits of Michael Childers, at Scripps College showcases works by the photographer of the creative elite. Combining pieces from the Scripps College collection and works […]

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