Artist Talk Series: In Person with Liliana Porter
Join us for a lunchtime discussion with Art_Latin_America: Against the Survey artist Liliana Porter. Part of a lunchtime series of five talks that includes discussions between James Oles and adjunct exhibitors Claudia Joskowicz and Daniela Rivera, and with artists in the exhibition Art_Latin_America: Against the Survey via WebEx and in person.
Mar 14, 2 PM
Feb 7–Jun 7Making, Not Taking: Portrait Photography in the 19th Century
This exhibition recreates the environment of a 19th-century portrait studio with selections from the Davis’s collection of daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, cartes de visite, cabinet cards, and tintypes.Event Date:Friday, February 7, 2020 (All day) to Sunday, June 7, 2020 (All day)
Feb 8–May 2, 2 PMDrop-in Public Tours
Designed by Wellesley students representing a range of academic majors, these thematic tours of special exhibitions and permanent collections led by a student guide are free and open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.Event Date:Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 2:00pm to Saturday, May 2, 2020 - 2:00pm
Apr 10, 3–4 PM
Apr 4, 2 PMMuseum Day: Earth Optimism: Gallery Nature Walk
Take a student guide-led “nature walk” through the Davis, focusing on biodiversity in the Davis Museum permanent collections. Hosted in conjunction with Smithsonian Institution’s celebration of global conservation.Event Date:Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 2:00pm
Feb 20, 4 PMCan the U.S. Export the First Amendment?
New University in Exile Consortium scholars will address the question of whether U.S.-style freedom of speech is a viable model for countries such as China, Iran, and Turkey. Co-sponsored by the Provost’s Office.Event Date:Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 4:00pm