Events

The Institute offers a diverse array of public programs throughout the academic year. Programs include annual lecture series, special lectures, symposia, and conferences which cover an extensive range of time periods and genres.

All public programs take place at the Institute, at 1 East 78th Street, unless otherwise noted.

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2014

The fall 2014 events schedule will be announced later this summer.  Please contact Christina Tripi at christina.tripi@nyu.edu or 212-992-5837 with questions.

Many of the lectures from this academic year are available in our video archiveOpen link in new window.

Thursday, May 1, 2014, 6:00 PM
Colloquium on Art in Spain and Latin America
Terry Riley, Architect, Keenen Riley Architects
Architectural Innovation in Spain: Post-Bilbao and Pre-Crisis
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Monday, May 5, 2014, 6:30 PM
A special event in conjunction with the spring 2014 Great Hall Exhibitions
A Conversation with Rachel Harrison and Linda Nochlin
Monday, May 5, 2014, 6:30 PM
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Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 6:00 PM
Latin American Forum
Regina Silveira, Visual Artist, São Paulo
Regina Silveira in conversation with Edward Sullivan on her work and contemporary Brazilian art

Thursday, May 8, 2014, 6:00 PM
Judith Praska Distinguished Visiting Professor in Conservation Lecture
Julie Wolfe, Associate Conservator in Decorative Arts and Sculpture Conservation, The J. Paul Getty Museum
Memory of Color: The Conservation of Roy Lichtenstein's Outdoor Painted Sculpture
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Friday, May 9, 2014, 6:00 PM
The China Project Workshop
Eileen Hsiang-ling Hsü, Independent Scholar
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Saturday, May 10, 2014, 2:00 PM
Symposium in Memory of Evelyn B. Harrison
Opening remarks:
James R. McCredie and Randolph Harrison
Speakers:
Sheila Dillon, Professor of Art History and Classical Studies, Duke University; Editor-in-Chief, American Journal of Archaeology, Roman Portrait Statuary in Athens
Rachel Kousser, Associate Professor, Brooklyn College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York, Damnatio memoriae in Hellenistic Athens
Carol Lawton, Professor of Art History and Ottilia Buerger Professor of Classical Studies, Lawrence University, Asklepios in the City Eleusinion
Alan Shapiro, W. H. Collins Vickers Professor of Archaeology, Johns Hopkins University; Acting Chair, Department of Classics, Alkamenes and Erichthonios Revisited
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