An informal meeting and discussion on the unique significance of antiquities in today's cultural landscape and an overview of collecting antiquities, including current trends and areas of collection.
About Programs at the Ancient Art Council
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.
March 1, 2009, 1:00 AM - 4:00 PM
A Modern Approach to Antiquities
Piazzoni Murals Room, de Young
Presented by Bibiane Choi, Director, Phoenix Ancient Art, New York
Admission: AAC members free and $10/general; Limited seating; Registration required: 415 750 3686 or