Events Calendar

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.

Everest 3-Part Distinguished Lecture Series with Wade Davis
Everest 3-Part Distinguished Lecture Series with Wade Davis

February 12, 2022 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Talks

Inaugural lecture by Wade Davis launches a new Distinguished Lecture Series, made possible by a generous bequest  from Lynda Thomas...

ONLINE: Everest on Film with Alasdair MacLeod + Live Q&A
ONLINE: Everest on Film with Alasdair MacLeod + Live Q&A

February 13, 2022 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS Presented by Alasdair MacLeod, Head of Enterprise and Resources at the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) The...

Art in Context (6-part Lecture Series): Topics in Contemporary Art - Understanding Art Today
Art in Context (6-part Lecture Series): Topics in Contemporary Art - Understanding Art Today

February 16, 2022 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS Presented by Thomas Folland, PhDPart 1, January 12: Introduction to Contemporary ArtPart 2, January 19: The...

Virtual Public Tour: Travel the World 2.17.2022
Virtual Public Tour: Travel the World 2.17.2022

February 17, 2022 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! New Year = New Travels, get ready for adventure...

ONLINE | Full Circle Everest Expedition: Meet the Team
ONLINE | Full Circle Everest Expedition: Meet the Team

February 19, 2022 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS Before they make history as the first all-Black team to attempt to summit the tallest mountain on Earth, meet the...

ONLINE ENCORE: Inside the 20th Century Studios Collection with Lynne Drake
ONLINE ENCORE: Inside the 20th Century Studios Collection with Lynne Drake

February 20, 2022 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS *EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS BEGINNING AT MIDNIGHT! Presented by Lynne Drake,...

Virtual Public Tour: The Pursuit of Happiness 2.20.2022
Virtual Public Tour: The Pursuit of Happiness 2.20.2022

February 20, 2022 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Enjoy this survey of the Museum staff's favorite...

Virtual Public Tour: The Pursuit of Happiness 2.23.2022
Virtual Public Tour: The Pursuit of Happiness 2.23.2022

February 23, 2022 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Enjoy this survey of the Museum staff's favorite...

Timeless Melodies: Fred Astaire Part 2: The Movie Years
Timeless Melodies: Fred Astaire Part 2: The Movie Years

February 24, 2022 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Talks

Please see below for updated Covid precautions that will be implemented during this event. PURCHASE TICKETS Presented by Larry Maurer,...

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