Spotlight Tour: Selective Memories, with Aidan Scully ’25

By Harvard Art Museums

Join Aidan Scully to explore how people have been (mis)remembered through art and what stories developed around those memories over time.

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.: Sun, December 3 2023 11am – 11:50pm.

All ages.

Contact

Harvard Art Museums
(617) 495-9400

No application or registration needed.

Free!

Please check in with museum staff at the Admissions desk in the Calderwood Courtyard to request to join the tour. Tours are limited to 18 people and are available on a first-come, first-served basis; no registration is required.

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  • In-person only.

Harvard Art Museums
32 Quincy
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Wheelchair accessible.

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Additional information

On this tour, Aidan Scully ’25 will explore how people have been (mis)remembered through art and what stories developed around those memories over time. The stops on the tour are Bearded Man, Possibly Emperor Macrinus, a battered Roman sculpture from the early to mid-third century; a Persian tombstone from the Seljuk-Atabeg period (1117); and Henry Inman’s 1832–34 painting [Tah-Col-o-Quoit (Rising Cloud)], a copy after Charles Bird King’s now-destroyed original.

Last updated નવેમ્બર 29, 2023.

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