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.

ONLINE: Posada’s Unknown Calaveras with Dr. Gloria Arjona
ONLINE: Posada’s Unknown Calaveras with Dr. Gloria Arjona

September 20, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION IN CELEBRATION OF LATINO HERITAGE MONTH!  Presented by Gloria Arjona, Ph.D.,...

Part 3: Impressionism with Jean Stern, a 5-Part Online Lecture Series
Part 3: Impressionism with Jean Stern, a 5-Part Online Lecture Series

September 24, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS!  Presented by Jean Stern, Director Emeritus of The Irvine Museum and...

Part 4: Impressionism with Jean Stern, a 5-Part Online Lecture Series
Part 4: Impressionism with Jean Stern, a 5-Part Online Lecture Series

October 1, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS!  Presented by Jean Stern, Director Emeritus of The Irvine Museum and...

ONLINE: Dali and Disney: Destino with David A. Bossert
ONLINE: Dali and Disney: Destino with David A. Bossert

October 3, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION! Join award-winning artist, filmmaker and author, David A. Bossert, to gain...

Part 5: Impressionism with Jean Stern, a 5-Part Online Lecture Series
Part 5: Impressionism with Jean Stern, a 5-Part Online Lecture Series

October 8, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS!  Presented by Jean Stern, Director Emeritus of The Irvine Museum and...

ONLINE | ARCE: Revealing the Practice of Tattooing in Ancient Egypt
ONLINE | ARCE: Revealing the Practice of Tattooing in Ancient Egypt

October 10, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION!   Presented by Anne Austin, Assistant Professor of Anthropology &...

ONLINE: Where Chocolate Began with Dr. Lee Theisen
ONLINE: Where Chocolate Began with Dr. Lee Theisen

October 11, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION IN CELEBRATION OF LATINO HERITAGE MONTH!  Presented by Dr. Lee Theisen,...

ONLINE: 50 Years of the Walt Disney Archives: A Gold Mine of Fun Finds
ONLINE: 50 Years of the Walt Disney Archives: A Gold Mine of Fun Finds

October 18, 2020 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION! Panel discussion featuring Matt Moryc, Maggie Evenson, Rick Lorentz,...