January 27, 2020

Mon January 27, 2020

11:00 am
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12:00 pm

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 2)

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 2)

Talks

Presented by Annalee Andres, Art HistorianThe experimental school Black Mountain College has been described as a crucible for mid-20th...

1:30 pm
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3:00 pm

THREE COINS: A 19th Century Romance and Adventure Featuring a Transcontinental Railroad Worker and a Chinese Slave Girl

THREE COINS: A 19th Century Romance and Adventure Featuring a Transcontinental Railroad Worker and a Chinese Slave Girl

Talks

Presented by Russell N. Low, MD, the great grandson of Lai Wah, a railroad worker, and Ah Ying, a child slave or mui tsai, both of whom...

11:00 am
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3:30 pm

Asian Lunar New Year Festival

Asian Lunar New Year Festival

Festivals

Celebrate the Year of the Rat with dance, music and art from China, Vietnam and Korea. Dragon and lion dances by JC Culture will welcome...

2:00 pm
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3:00 pm

Docent-Led Storytelling in Ancient Arts of China Gallery

Docent-Led Storytelling in Ancient Arts of China Gallery

Talks

Folktales and poems about dragons, jade, nature and The Silk Road will bring to life the rich literary traditions of this most ancient...

11:00 am
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12:00 pm

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 3)

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 3)

Talks

Presented by Annalee Andres, Art HistorianThe experimental school Black Mountain College has been described as a crucible for mid-20th...

1:30 pm
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3:30 pm

ARCE: Terraforming the Nile Valley with Dr. Peter Piccione

ARCE: Terraforming the Nile Valley with Dr. Peter Piccione

Talks

Presented by Dr. Peter A. Piccione, Online Geographical Information System for the Theban Necropolis (OLGIS-TN) & Satellite Survey of...

2:00 pm
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3:00 pm

Docent-Led Storytelling in Ancient Arts of China Gallery

Docent-Led Storytelling in Ancient Arts of China Gallery

Talks

Folktales and poems about dragons, jade, nature and The Silk Road will bring to life the rich literary traditions of this most ancient...

11:00 am
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12:00 pm

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 4)

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 4)

Talks

Presented by Annalee Andres, Art HistorianThe experimental school Black Mountain College has been described as a crucible for mid-20th...

10:00 am
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12:00 pm

Anne's Treasures: Calligraphy Scrolls

Anne's Treasures: Calligraphy Scrolls

Workshops & Classes

Design a stunning watercolor scroll and sign it with your own personalized “chop” signature. 10 AM - 12 PM | John M. Lee CourtTicketed...

11:00 am
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12:00 pm

Guzheng in the Galleries

Guzheng in the Galleries

Music Performances

Deepen your viewing pleasure while in the Ancient Arts of China galleries with the sounds of live guzheng, a traditional Chinese musical...

12:30 pm
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4:00 pm

Cinema Italiano: La Vita Facile – The Perfect Life

Cinema Italiano: La Vita Facile – The Perfect Life

Film

An Italian doctor and his wife join an old friend at a humanitarian aid organization in Kenya, only to be blindsided by the revelation...

2:00 pm
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3:00 pm

Docent-Led Storytelling in Ancient Arts of China Gallery

Docent-Led Storytelling in Ancient Arts of China Gallery

Talks

Folktales and poems about dragons, jade, nature and The Silk Road will bring to life the rich literary traditions of this most ancient...

11:00 am
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12:00 pm

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 5)

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 5)

Talks

Presented by Annalee Andres, Art HistorianThe experimental school Black Mountain College has been described as a crucible for mid-20th...

1:00 pm
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2:00 pm

Books at Bowers | Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia by Christina Thompson

Books at Bowers | Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia by Christina Thompson

Books at Bowers: Touring Through the Pages

For Bowers Members only: A Book Club experienceJoin a docent-led book discussion for members. All book selections are available for...

10:30 am
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11:30 am

Books at Bowers | Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia by Christina Thompson

Books at Bowers | Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia by Christina Thompson

Books at Bowers: Touring Through the Pages

For Bowers Members only: A Book Club experienceJoin a docent-led book discussion for members. All book selections are available for...

11:00 am
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12:00 pm

Seeing Through: BSOC Lecture presenting Sandra Enterline

Seeing Through: BSOC Lecture presenting Sandra Enterline

Talks

Sandra Enterline shares her journey as an artist and jeweler. Growing up in an oil town in Pennsylvania, she was inspired by the...

2:00 pm
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3:00 pm

Docent-Led Storytelling in Ancient Arts of China Gallery

Docent-Led Storytelling in Ancient Arts of China Gallery

Talks

Folktales and poems about dragons, jade, nature and The Silk Road will bring to life the rich literary traditions of this most ancient...

11:00 am
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12:00 pm

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 6)

Art in Context: The World of Black Mountain College (Part 6)

Talks

Presented by Annalee Andres, Art Historian The experimental school Black Mountain College has been described as a crucible for mid-20th...

10:00 am
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12:00 pm

Anne's Treasures: Painting with Cochineal Dyes

Anne's Treasures: Painting with Cochineal Dyes

Workshops & Classes

Learn how to utilize pigments from cochineal insects, which have supplied natural dyes for art, textiles, food and cosmetics for...

1:30 pm
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3:00 pm

Timeless Melodies: African American Contribution

Timeless Melodies: African American Contribution

Talks

Presented by Larry Maurer, historian of the Timeless Melodies Foundation for Education, Inc. Join us for a celebration of Black History...

11:00 am
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1:00 pm

Guzheng in the Galleries

Guzheng in the Galleries

Music Performances

Deepen your viewing pleasure while in the Ancient Arts of China galleries with the sounds of live guzheng, a traditional Chinese musical...

1:30 pm
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2:30 pm

Preserving the Magic: Fifty Years Inside the Walt Disney Archives with Becky Cline

Preserving the Magic: Fifty Years Inside the Walt Disney Archives with Becky Cline

Talks

Please join the Director of the Walt Disney Archives, Becky Cline, for a peek into the golden anniversary of the Walt Disney Archives....

1:30 pm
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3:00 pm

Story by Disney: Inside the Craft and History of Storytelling at The Walt Disney Studios with Don Hahn

Story by Disney: Inside the Craft and History of Storytelling at The Walt Disney Studios with Don Hahn

Talks

Author and Oscar-nominated Filmmaker Don Hahn examines the storytelling legacy of The Walt Disney Studios with examples from the special...

5:00 pm
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9:00 pm

‘Eat Like Walt’ Dinner Celebration with Marcy Carriker Smothers

‘Eat Like Walt’ Dinner Celebration with Marcy Carriker Smothers

After Hours Programming

Join Marcy Carriker Smothers, author of Eat Like Walt: The Wonderful World of Disney Food, as she takes you on a culinary tour inspired...