A Colloquium in the Visual Arts

By Harvard Art Museums

The Harvard course A Colloquium in the Visual Arts (Humanities 20) is an introduction to the study of the humanities through major works of art and architecture from around the world.

A black and white woodcut on paper of a rhinoceros. On the top right, "Rhinocervs" is written with the initials "AD" under it and the year "1515" over it. At the bottom of the paper is German text.
Saturday, August 27 10am – Saturday, December 31 5pm

Open 10am–5pm
Open Tuesday-Sunday 10am-5pm
Closed on major holidays

All ages.

Contact

Harvard Art Museums
(617) 495-9400

No application or registration needed.

Cost

$20 Adults

$18 Seniors (65+)

Free Sundays—free to all!

Free All students with a valid ID

Free Harvard ID holders (plus one guest)

Free Harvard Art Museums Friends

Free Youth under 18

Free Cambridge residents (proof of residency required)

  • Free for some residents

Location

  • In-person only.

Harvard Art Museums
32 Quincy
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Neighborhood 9

Additional information

The Harvard course A Colloquium in the Visual Arts (Humanities 20) is an introduction to the study of the humanities through major works of art and architecture from around the world: everything from ancient Persian sculpture to modern stop-motion photography. The course is taught by five members of the Harvard faculty: Jinah KimJoseph KoernerYukio LippitJennifer Roberts, and David Roxburgh, with guest lectures by Sarah Lewis and Robin Kelsey.

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Event continues to run during Winter vacation.