Calendar

  1. Virtual Lecture with an Egyptologist: Flinders Petrie on Golden Mummies, Race, and Faces

    Saturday, April 17 | Noon

    British Egyptologist Flinders Petrie was keen on matching skulls with mummy masks and portraits and identifying what he believed to be racial types. Join Dr. Campbell Price...

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  2. Virtual Lunchtime Lecture: Golden Mummies: Adapting Funerary Beliefs and Traditions

    Thursday, May 13 | Noon

    Gilded faces and stunning portraits, fancy wrappings and colorful trappings were synonymous with hope for the afterlife and the continuation of millennia-old traditions in...

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  3. Lecture: Multiculturalism in the World of Chamber Music

    Sunday, May 16 | 2 pm

    Join us for this in-person lecture produced by Chamber Music Raleigh in the socially distanced SECU Auditorium. The talk, given by Dr. Jonathan C. Kramer, will examine what...

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  4. Virtual Panel Discussion: To Be Young: Coming of Age in the Contemporary

    Thursday, May 20 | 7 pm

    This panel discussion on the exhibition To Be Young: Coming of Age in the Contemporary features photographers Faith Couch and Jaylan Rhea in conversation with exhibition...

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  5. Virtual Humber Lecture: Foundations of the NCMA: 1924–1960

    Thursday, May 27 | 7 pm

    In the early 1950s, North Carolina invested $1 million in a state art collection, leading to the creation of the North Carolina Museum of Art in 1956. Lyle Humphrey,...

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