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

Ennion: Master of Roman Glass

Date: Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 2:00pm
Location: Florence Gould Theater Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor

The invention of glassblowing revolutionized the production of glass vessels in the Greco-Roman world. At the forefront of its development was Ennion, who perfected the technique of mold blowing in the early 1st century AD. Not only was he the greatest exponent of the craft, but he signed his...

Previous Programs from 2015

Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 2:00pm
Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 2:00pm
Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 2:00pm
Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 2:00pm

Past Programs

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