Bowers Programs

Talks provide Bowers visitors with access to respected speakers and experts from around the world; each offering a special perspective on the collections, exhibitions and themes housed and explored by the Bowers Museum through the varied lenses of archaeology, anthropology, education, social sciences and the arts. This is your time to ponder, your place to learn and your space to share with your community.

Ritual, Art and the Political Landscape of China’s Bronze Age with Tianlong Jiao
Ritual, Art and the Political Landscape of China’s Bronze Age with Tianlong Jiao

February 3, 2024 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Talks

RSVP HERE Presented by Tianlong Jiao, Chief Curator at Bowers Museum Among the world’s ancient civilizations,...

Art in Context 6-Part Lecture Series: Significant Women in the Arts of the 20th Century (Part 4 of 6)
Art in Context 6-Part Lecture Series: Significant Women in the Arts of the 20th Century (Part 4 of 6)

February 7, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE PART 4 WEDNESDAYS | JANUARY 17 – FEBRUARY 21 | 11 AM - 12 PM *unless otherwise notedNORMA KERSHAW...

ARCE: Egyptian Predynastic Body Ornaments and Manufacture with Maryan Ragheb
ARCE: Egyptian Predynastic Body Ornaments and Manufacture with Maryan Ragheb

February 10, 2024 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS Presented by Maryan Ragheb, a PhD candidate in Archaeology at UCLA, with a special focus on...

Art in Context 6-Part Lecture Series: Significant Women in the Arts of the 20th Century (Part 5 of 6)
Art in Context 6-Part Lecture Series: Significant Women in the Arts of the 20th Century (Part 5 of 6)

February 14, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE PART 5 WEDNESDAYS | JANUARY 17 – FEBRUARY 21 | 11 AM - 12 PM *unless otherwise notedNORMA KERSHAW...

Ethiopian Panorama with Photographer Joey Lawrence | Lecture & Book Signing
Ethiopian Panorama with Photographer Joey Lawrence | Lecture & Book Signing

February 17, 2024 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS Embark on a journey through Ethiopia with world renowned celebrity and portrait...

Art in Context 6-Part Lecture Series: Significant Women in the Arts of the 20th Century (Part 6 of 6)
Art in Context 6-Part Lecture Series: Significant Women in the Arts of the 20th Century (Part 6 of 6)

February 21, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE PART 6 WEDNESDAYS | JANUARY 17 – FEBRUARY 21 | 11 AM - 12 PM *unless otherwise notedNORMA KERSHAW...

Timeless Melodies: Black Artists in Popular Music
Timeless Melodies: Black Artists in Popular Music

February 22, 2024 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS Take a nostalgic walk down memory lane with music and more presented by Larry Maurer, historian of...

BSOC: Symbolism in Global Jewelry with Sindi Schloss
BSOC: Symbolism in Global Jewelry with Sindi Schloss

February 24, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS Join Sindi Schloss, professional appraiser, jewelry historian, educator and author, for a...

Amorites, Their Legacy, and the Bible with Aaron A. Burke | Lecture & Book Signing
Amorites, Their Legacy, and the Bible with Aaron A. Burke | Lecture & Book Signing

February 25, 2024 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS In a continuation of Bowers’ Archaeology of the Biblical Lands Distinguished Lecture...

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