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.

BSOC ONLINE: The Cheapside Hoard with Robert Weldon
BSOC ONLINE: The Cheapside Hoard with Robert Weldon

June 26, 2021 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS Robert Weldon is the Library Director at the Gemological Institute of America, located in...

Virtual Public Tour -- Treasures in Gold & Jade
Virtual Public Tour -- Treasures in Gold & Jade

June 27, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS   * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS!  Virtual Public Tour --...

Virtual Public Tour -- Miao: Masters of Silver
Virtual Public Tour -- Miao: Masters of Silver

June 30, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIvE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Virtual Public Tour -- Miao:...

ONLINE ENCORE: Indigenous Music and Instruments of the South Pacific with Jim Berenholtz
ONLINE ENCORE: Indigenous Music and Instruments of the South Pacific with Jim Berenholtz

July 3, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS *EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS BEGINNING AT MIDNIGHT! Prepare to...

ARCE ONLINE: The King’s Stones: Royal Monopoly and the Semiprecious Stone Industry with Dr. Shelby Justl
ARCE ONLINE: The King’s Stones: Royal Monopoly and the Semiprecious Stone Industry with Dr. Shelby Justl

July 10, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS ARCE-OC: American Research Center in Egypt: Orange County Chapter Dr. Shelby Justl, Lecturer at...

Timeless Melodies: Bob Hope: Thanks for the Memories
Timeless Melodies: Bob Hope: Thanks for the Memories

July 22, 2021 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS Presented by Larry Maurer, historian of the Timeless Melodies Foundation for Education, Inc. Join...

Gayle Garner Roski: The Gift of Los Angeles with Mr. Jean Stern
Gayle Garner Roski: The Gift of Los Angeles with Mr. Jean Stern

July 24, 2021 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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Gayle Garner Roski (1941-2020) was a nationally-known painter in watercolor. Her work centers on everyday life in...

ONLINE: Authenticity Matters: A Connoisseur’s Guide to Judging Authenticity in Oceanic Art with Michael Hamson
ONLINE: Authenticity Matters: A Connoisseur’s Guide to Judging Authenticity in Oceanic Art with Michael Hamson

August 7, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION! 10 Crucial Factors ExplainedOceanic art expert Michael...

Festivals, Fairs & Rituals: Textiles, Costumes and Carpets of the Eastern Grasslands of Tibet with Cheri Hunter
Festivals, Fairs & Rituals: Textiles, Costumes and Carpets of the Eastern Grasslands of Tibet with Cheri Hunter

August 8, 2021 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS Presented by Cheri Hunter, Photographer, Writer, Textile Collector and TMA/SC President and...