Middlebury College Museum of Art

Friday, September 30

Off the Wall: Informal Discussions About Art—An Ibis in Three Perspectives: Egypt’s Sacred Bird in Art, Science, and Religion

Art & Lunch Discussion
Time: 12:15pm
Location: Mahaney Center for the Arts, Dance Theatre and Lower Lobby

Professors Pieter Broucke, Shalom Goldman, and Stephen Trombulak


Professors Pieter Broucke (History of Art and Architecture), Shalom Goldman (Religion), and Stephen Trombulak (Biology) team up for an interdisciplinary contextualization of the Late-Period Egyptian bronze ibis figurine recently acquired by the museum. Enjoy further conversation over a light lunch in the lobby. Sponsored by the Middlebury College Museum of Art and the Committee on the Arts. Lunch is provided. $5 donation suggested; free to College ID cardholders.

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