Get some food for thought with Art Bites! These lunchtime talks are unique explorations of the galleries inspired by your favorite books, television shows, and more, all in thirty minutes or less. Join us on the third Thursday of each month at the information desk in the Ames Family Atrium.
Avengers in Art
Thursday, April 17, 12:30 p.m.
In celebration of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, explore representations of warriors from throughout the world, from ancient avengers to modern heroes.
Thursday, May 22, 12:30 p.m.
Explore works of art in the galleries that illuminate the violence and vengeance of retribution stories popularized in the tumultuous plot twists of the TV series Revenge.
Thursday, June 19, 12:30 p.m.
Step into the world of Anne of Green Gables, created by Lucy Maud Montgomery at the turn of the last century. From her red hair to her love of puffed sleeves, Anne Shirley comes to life through select works from the museum.
Zombie Survival Guide
Thursday, July 17, 12:30 p.m.
How will YOU fare in the zombie apocalypse? Hear terrifying tales of the undead and discuss tactics for survival in a zombie-infested world with inspiration from the galleries.
Say Yes to the Dress
Thursday, August 21, 12:30 p.m.
Summer is the season for weddings! Celebrate with an exploration of marraige portraits, wedding gifts, and matrimonial customs from all over the world.