Talks provide Bowers visitors with access to respected speakers and experts from around the world; each offering a special perspective on the collections, exhibitions and themes housed and explored by the Bowers Museum through the varied lenses of archaeology, anthropology, education, social sciences and the arts. This is your time to ponder, your place to learn and your space to share with your community.

ARCE: The Mysterious Osireion of Seti I with Bryan Kraemer
ARCE: The Mysterious Osireion of Seti I with Bryan Kraemer

June 8, 2024 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS Presented by Bryan Kraemer, Egyptologist, Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art (RAFFMA) The temple of...

BSOC: Ancient Egyptian Jewelry Manufacture and Influence with Robert K. Liu
BSOC: Ancient Egyptian Jewelry Manufacture and Influence with Robert K. Liu

June 22, 2024 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS Presented by Robert K. Liu, an author, jeweler, photographer and co-editor of Ornament, a journal of personal...

Timeless Melodies: 20th Century Fox Musicals
Timeless Melodies: 20th Century Fox Musicals

June 27, 2024 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS Take a nostalgic walk down memory lane with music and more presented by Larry Maurer, historian of the Timeless...

ARCE: Double Lecture by Dr. Carlo Rindi Nuzzolo & Dr. Maria Diletta Pubblico
ARCE: Double Lecture by Dr. Carlo Rindi Nuzzolo & Dr. Maria Diletta Pubblico

July 13, 2024 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS SATURDAY | JULY 131:30 – 3:30 PM | NORMA KERSHAW AUDITORIUM | DOUBLE LECTURE ARCE-OC: American Research Center...

California Impressionism with Jean Stern
California Impressionism with Jean Stern

July 20, 2024 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS SATURDAY | JULY 201:30 – 2:30 PM | NORMA KERSHAW AUDITORIUM | LECTURE Between the early 1890s and up until the...

Timeless Melodies: “Putting on Your Top Hat” – 1930s Part 1
Timeless Melodies: “Putting on Your Top Hat” – 1930s Part 1

July 25, 2024 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS THURSDAY | JULY 251:30 – 3 PM | NORMA KERSHAW AUDITORIUM | LECTURE Take a nostalgic walk down memory lane with music...

Drawing Comics in Taiwan with Sean Chuang, Asian Comics Artist
Drawing Comics in Taiwan with Sean Chuang, Asian Comics Artist

July 27, 2024 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS Join award-winning artist Sean Chuang as he delves into the intriguing world of Taiwanese comics in this...

ONLINE: Taiwanese Comic Power with Li-Chin Lin, Asian Comics Artist
ONLINE: Taiwanese Comic Power with Li-Chin Lin, Asian Comics Artist

July 28, 2024 11:00 am - 11:00 am

Talks

PURCHASE RECORDED SCREENING Missed our recent program with Asian Comics artist Li-Chin Lin? Catch up with the recording and stream on...

Timeless Melodies: “Putting on Your Top Hat” – 1930s Part 2
Timeless Melodies: “Putting on Your Top Hat” – 1930s Part 2

August 22, 2024 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS THURSDAY | AUGUST 221:30 – 3 PM | NORMA KERSHAW AUDITORIUM | LECTURE Take a nostalgic walk down memory lane with...

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