Visual Arts

2018 Mar 27

Lecture: “You Are (Not Really) Here: The Art of Mapping Fiction and Film”

5:30pm

Location: 

Lamont Library, Forum Room, followed by a viewing of the exhibition "Landmarks: Maps as Literary Illustration" and reception, Houghton Library

“You Are (Not Really) Here: The Art of Mapping Fiction and Film”Artist, freelance illustrator and educator Andrew DeGraff discusses how objective can a mapper be when the subject itself is subjective? It is an exercise that is revealing of the artist, the storyteller, and the story itself as the story is translated from medium to medium.

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2018 Mar 21

Numismatic Archaeology: Interpreting Coin Finds from Excavation Contexts

6:00pm

Location: 

Menschel Hall, Lower Level, Harvard Art Museums

Alan Stahl, curator of numismatics and lecturer in the Departments of Art and Archaeology, Classics, and History at Princeton University, deduces the chronology, habitation history, and monetary circulation from coin finds.

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