Meadows Museum

Murillo: Artistic Intelligence and the Spanish Golden Age

When: 
Friday, February 9, 2018 - 10:30am
Friday, February 16, 2018 - 10:30am
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 10:30am
Friday, March 16, 2018 - 10:30am
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 10:30am

Luis Martin Lecture Series in the Humanities
Rebecca Teresi, Ph.D. Candidate, Dept. of Art History, Johns Hopkins University, and a former Meadows/Kress/Prado Curatorial Fellow at the Meadows Museum

Price: 

$50 for the 5-part series; FREE for museum members, children under 12 and SMU faculty, staff & students. Pre-registration is required; call 214.768.8587.

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.8587

Masatomo Tomikawa and Quattro Palos

When: 
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 6:30pm

Music at the Meadows
Masatomo Tomikawa (Tommi) is a Japanese guitar master who spent his formative years in Spain perfecting his playing with José Luis Gonzalez. Tommi plays in the finest sense of the Castilian and the important regional styles of Spain, which include Andalusia and Catalonia. The Tokyo-based guitar quartet known as Quattro Palos makes their United States debut for Music at the Meadows. These four young virtuosi will perform original works for the guitar inspired by the modernist spirit.

Price: 

$15 for nonmembers; $10 for museum members; $5 for SMU students, faculty and staff
Advance registration required; call 214.768.8587.

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.8587

Memory, Mind, Matter: The Public Art of Eduardo Chillida in Focus

When: 
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 10:30am

Luis Chillida, director, Fundación Eduardo Chillida-Pilar Belzunce

Price: 

FREE, but advance registration is required; call 214.768.8587.

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.8587

Memory, Mind, Matter: The Sculpture of Eduardo Chillida

When: 
Sunday, February 4, 2018 - 10:00am - Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 5:00pm
Where: 

Eduardo Chillida (1924-2002) is one of the major sculptors of the post-war international art movement. His monumental public works can be found throughout Spain, Europe and the Americas. Memory, Mind, Matter: The Sculpture of Eduardo Chillida presents 66 works of sculpture, drawing, collage, gravitations, graphic works, and a small selection of artists’ books, representing a general view of the mature phase of this key sculptor of the post-war avant-garde.
Tues. - Sat.: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.;
Thurs.: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.;
Sun.: 1 - 5 p.m.
Mon.: Closed

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2516

Students Speak!

When: 
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Dive in to a work of art with SMU Delta Gamma students as your sighted guides. They’ve put their own spin on these gallery talks, so expect the unexpected! Continue your exploration in the studio where you can create an optional art project inspired by the presentations. Designed for adults and students, ages 15 and up, with and without vision impairments.

Price: 

Free; registration required

Contact: 

For more information and to register, email museumaccess@smu.edu or call 214.768.3980.

Artistic Appropriations: Zurbarán’s Use of Prints and Studio Practice

When: 
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 12:15pm

Amanda Dotseth, Meadows/Mellon/Prado Fellow, Meadows Museum

Meadows Museum gallery talks feature art research and perspectives from local guest speakers.

Price: 

FREE with museum admission: $12 for adults; $8 for seniors; $4 for non-SMU students; FREE for members and SMU faculty, staff and students

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.4993.

Meadows Museum Symposium: Looking Below the Surface: Working Methods of Zurbarán, Velázquez and Murillo

When: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 10:00am - 12:30pm

The use of X-radiography, infrared reflectography, and pigment and ground analysis in conservation allows an examination beneath the skin of the paint surface, often revealing the working processes of the artist. Claire Barry, director of conservation at the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, will present her recent analysis of Francisco de Zurbarán’s Jacob and His Twelve Sons and discuss his studio practice and the changes that have occurred to the paintings over time.

Price: 

FREE but advance registration is required.

Contact: 

For more information and to register, call 214.768.8587.

Symposium: Jacob and His Twelve Sons: the Intersection of Art and World Religion

When: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 9:30am

9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. – Bob and Jean Smith Auditorium, Meadows Museum
7:30 p.m. keynote lecture with N.T. Wright – Wesley Hall, Highland Park United Methodist Church

Price: 

The symposium is FREE but advance registration is required.
The N.T. Wright lecture is FREE and seating is first come, first served.

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.8587

Zurbarán’s Series for the New World

When: 
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:00pm

Museum Lecture
Odile Delenda, Research Fellow, Wildenstein Institute and Author, Zurbarán Catalog Raisonné

Price: 

FREE but advance registration is required.

Contact: 

For more information and to register, call 214.768.8587.

Dressing the Part: Reflected Prophecies in Zurbarán’s Sons of Jacob

When: 
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 12:15pm

Nancy Cohen Israel, Independent Scholar and Owner, Art à la Carte
Meadows Museum gallery talks feature art research and perspectives from local guest speakers.

Price: 

FREE with museum admission: $12 for adults; $8 for seniors; $4 for non-SMU students; FREE for members and SMU faculty, staff and students

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.4993

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