Middlebury College Museum of Art

All Hail the Acropolis!

Martin Parr, Acropolis, detail

Untouched by Time: The Athenian Acropolis from Pericles to Parr brings together early archaeological publications, antiquarian paintings, drawings, and prints, as well as photographs, books, and more recent images that are all drawn from collections at Middlebury. Together they bear testimony to the fascination with the Acropolis that has prevailed from the Enlightenment to the present. Read more.

Upcoming Events

Art & Lunch Discussion:  Friday, January 13

Off the Wall: Informal Discussions About Art—Untouched by Time: The Athenian Acropolis from Pericles to Parr

Mahaney Center for the Arts, Dance Theatre and Lower Lobby, 12:30pm

Pieter Broucke, Associate Curator of Ancient Art

Art & Lunch Discussion:  Friday, February 24

Off the Wall: Informal Discussions About Art—The Middlebury Hippolytus Sarcophagus: Greek Myth and Roman Reality

Mahaney Center for the Arts, Room 125 and Lower Lobby, 12:15pm

Wentao Zhao ’17

Illustrated Lecture:  Thursday, March 2

“A Twitch Upon the Thread”: The Parthenon, Genealogy, Ritual, and Resonance

Mahaney Center for the Arts, Dance Theatre, 4:30pm

Dr. Joan B. Connelly, Professor of Classics and Art History, New York University