Kittredge-Wilson Speakers Series

Reservations are required in advance for the series or for each event. All lectures start at 6 p.m, unless stated otherwise. You are not registered until payment is received. Seating is limited.

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Robbery and Recovery: Art in World War II

Lynn H. Nicholas
Independent Researcher, author of The Rape of Europa
January 15, 2015
Cost: $15 Members; $20 Non-members

Acclaimed author of the award-winning book, "The Rape of Europa," will offer an update on the search for missing artworks. The book describes the looting of Europe's works of art by the Nazis in World War II and their subsequent recovery by the Allied "Monuments Men," who were in their military forces. Millions of items looted from Jews and the Eastern European nations were also recovered. Learn more and register>

Travelers in Renaissance Italy

Stephen Campbell, PhD
Chair of the Department of the History of Art, Professor of Italian Renaissance and Baroque Art, Johns Hopkins University
April 23, 2015
Cost: $15 Members; $20 Non-members
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Tiberius or Germanicus? Peter Paul Rubens and the Romans

Anke Van Wagenberg, PhD
Curator at the Academy of Art Museum
May 14, 2015
Cost: $15 Members; $20 Non-members
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Music Lectures

Magnificent Movie Music

Experiencing a great film score can have a life-long impact. Director Norman Jewison (In the Heat of the Night, Moonstruck) stated: "The marriage of the moving image and music is perhaps the most powerful visual communication we have.” During this course we will explore the stories
behind some of the greatest lm music ever composed.

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February 25, 2015
Getting Under Our Skin
Cost: $30 Members; $35 Non-members

March 4, 2015
Beethoven Goes to Hollywood
(and so do Mahler, the Strausses, Mozart, Bartok etc.)
Cost: $30 Members; $35 Non-members

March 11, 2015
Five of the Great Masterpieces
Cost: $30 Members; $35 Non-members

March 18, 2015
Epics and Oscars, Art and Irony
Cost: $30 Members; $35 Non-members



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