All Events in November 2018
16th Annual Miller Lecture with Professor Anne Lafont
- Tuesday, November 6, 2018
- Weinstein Auditorium/Wright Hall
- 5:00 PM
In her lecture Art and Race During the Enlightenment in France, Anne Lafont (Director of Studies, Center for History and Theory of the Arts, EHESS, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris) speaks about art and race during the Enlightenment with a particular focus on the Atlantic revolutions and the pictorial imagination of the new citizen and people of color. Professor Lafont is the author of L’art et la race. L’Africain (tout) contre l’œil des Lumières, 2018. Co-sponsored by Smith College Museum of Art, the Lecture Committee, and French Studies.
November 09 Free Second Friday
- Friday, November 9, 2018
- Museum of Art
- 4–8 PM
4–7 PM Hands-on! Art making for all ages, inspired by works on view.
6 PM Open Eyes: Guided conversation exploring a different art object each month.
Museum Shop open + complimentary light refreshments.