Tracing the origins of the Art Deco movement to the ancient motifs that contributed to its stylized forms.
Cosponsored by the Education Department.
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.
April 16, 2004 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Art Deco: What Is It and Where Did It Come from?
Florence Gould Theater, Legion of Honor
Presented by Michael Crowe Founder, Art Deco Society of California
Lecture is free to the public after museum admission; there is a surcharge to the exhibition, Art Deco 1910-1939