Programs

Programs are varied and include such activities as lectures by noted archaeologists, museum curators, and ancient art historians; exclusive tours of the Museum’s permanent collection and special exhibitions; fund-raising events; and travel programs to ancient sites and other museums. Members also receive invitations from related organizations to attend lectures ad exhibition openings. Your annual membership dues and contributions will assist in furthering the Ancient Art collection at the Fine Arts Museums.

Upcoming Programs

Life of the Spirit: The Chalcolithic Culture 6,500 Years Ago in the Levant

Date: Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 2:00pm
Location: Florence Gould Theater Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor

The presentation focuses on the exhibition, Masters of Fire: The Copper Age in the Holy Land, at the Legion of Honor through Sunday, 4 January 2015.

This lecture is part of the Public Programs sponsored by the Education Department.

Tracing the Life History of Objects at Pompeii

Date: Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 2:00pm
Location: Florence Gould Theater Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor

Ancient Egyptian Masterpieces: Sculpture in Wood

Date: Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 2:00pm
Location: Florence Gould Theater Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor

The Origins of Mythic Representation in Greek Art

Date: Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 2:00pm
Location: Florence Gould Theater Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor

Previous Programs from 2014

Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 2:00pm
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 1:00pm
Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 2:00pm

Past Programs

The Ancient Art Council has been offering programs on various related topics and subjects since 1998.