Art and Artifact | University As Collector

Monday, May 11, 2015

Art and Artifact | University As Collector || Radcliffe Institute

Art and Artifact

Moderated by Yukio Lippit, Faculty Director of the Humanities Program, Academic Ventures, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and Professor of History of Art and Architecture, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University

3:13 "From the Philosophy Chamber: Harvard's Lost Collection, 1766–1831"
Ethan Lasser, Margaret S. Winthrop Associate Curator, Harvard Art Museums, Harvard University

18:17 "In the Interest of Science: 21st-Century Considerations of the Peabody Museum's 19th-Century Archaeological Collections through the Lens of an 8th-Century Maya Statue”
Barbara Fash, Director of the Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions Program, Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University

28:09 "From the Margins of Paper Territories: Henry Popple's Map of the British Empire in America, 1733"
Jennifer L. Roberts, Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Professor of the Humanities; Harvard College Professor; and Chair of the Committee on Degrees in American Studies, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University

41:59 "Max Beckmann in Tuxedo”
Joseph Koerner, Victor S. Thomas Professor of History of Art and Architecture, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University

57:38 Q&A