Blood in the Dust, Death in the Dark: combat and chemical warfare at Roman Dura-Europos, Syria
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 2:00pm

Location:
Getty Villa
17985 Pacific Coast Hwy
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
nad
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 

Kress Alumni and Ahmanson Lecture

PLEASE NOTE: The lecture is free, however tickets are required because of limited space.  Please use this link to make reservations.

Contact Information
Name: 
AIA Lecture Program

Location

The Ancient Athenian Naval Bases in the Piraeus - The Backbone of the World's First Democracy
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 19, 2017

Location:
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 

Kress Lecture

Contact Information
Name: 
AIA Lecture Program

Location

Discovering, Excavating, and 3D Imaging the Ancient Maya, now underwater
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 2:00pm

Location:
University of Southern California, Room TBA
Los Angeles, CA
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 

Ahmanson Lecture

Contact Information
Name: 
AIA Lecture Program

Location

Tunneling with Technology: Recent Investigations at the Classic Maya Site of El Zotz, Guatemala
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA-Los Angeles County Society
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 2:00pm

Location:
Grace Ford Salvatori 106
3601 Watt Way
Los Angeles, CA 90089
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
nad
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

AIA Lecture, Los Angeles County Society

Dr. Thomas Garrison (Dept. of Anthropology, University of Southern California)

“Tunneling with Technology: Recent Investigations at the Classic Maya Site of El Zotz, Guatemala”

Sunday October 18, 2015 at 2 pm: Grace Ford Salvatori 106, USC: http://web-app.usc.edu/maps/

Contact Information
Name: 
Lynn Dodd

Location

2015 Mesoamerican Symposium
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Cal State L.A.’s Art History Society
Start Date: 
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 8:00am to Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 9:00am

Location:
Cal State L.A.
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
workshop
exhibition
education
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Cal State L.A.’s Art History Society presents the 2015 Mesoamerican Symposium, entitled “In the Realm of the Vision Serpent: Decipherments and Discoveries in Mesoamerica,” which will feature highly regarded keynote speakers and prominent experts.

The symposium is dedicated to the life and work of renowned scholar of Maya art and writing Linda Schele. She was at the forefront of the decoding of Maya hieroglyphics and made lasting contributions to the evolution of that field.

Contact Information
Name: 
Manuel Aguilar
Telephone: 
(323) 343-4054

Location

Pottery, Paintings, and Pinakides: the latest dirt from Petsas House, Mycenae
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 3:00pm

Location:
Ahmanson Auditorium (University Hall 1000), Loyola Marymount University
1 LMU Drive (Leavey Road)
Los Angeles , CA 90045
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 

Ahmanson Lecture

Directions and map; parking on campus is free on the weekends and one may park on all levels at University Hall (P1, P2, P3).

Contact Information
Name: 
Sarah Morris

Location

Mimbres, More than an Art Style
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 2:00pm

Location:
The Autry’s Historic Southwest Museum, Mt. Washington Campus
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90065
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
nad
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 

Ahmanson Lecture
Space is limited and reservations are needed, see Museum website: http://theautry.org/mt-washington

Contact Information
Name: 
Sarah Morris

Location

Greeks in the Boot: Keeping Potters and Painters on their Toes
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Fullerton Museum of Art, California State University San Bernardino
Start Date: 
Thursday, May 8, 2014 -
5:00pm to 6:15pm

Location:
Fullerton Museum of Art
5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino, CA 92407-2397
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture

Speaker: David Saunders, Assistant Curator, Department of Antiquities, J. Paul Getty Museum

Location

Collecting and Displaying Byzantine Art in the Medieval, Renaissance, and Modern Periods
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by J. Paul Getty Museum
Start Date: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm

Location:
The Getty Villa Auditorium
17985 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90049-1679
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture

In the Middle Ages, Byzantine objects served purposes that ranged from utilitarian to devotional. Renaissance collectors displayed Byzantine works to suggest their high artistic value, but the full appreciation of the artifacts in the exhibition Heaven and Earth: Art of Byzantium from Greek Collections depends upon the Modernist revolutions of the 19th and 20th centuries. Art historian Robert Nelson of Yale University discusses how Byzantine collections evolved during these periods.

Location

Medieval Academy of America and the Medieval Association of the Pacific Annual Meeting
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, UCLA
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 9:00am to Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 9:15pm

Location:
UCLA Sunset Village
330 De Neve Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90095
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
conference
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

The Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at the University of California Los Angeles is pleased to host the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Medieval Academy of America (MAA) which will be held jointly with the annual meeting of the Medieval Association of the Pacific (MAP) at UCLA on April 10-12, 2014. The meeting's is “Empires and Encounters.”

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