Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of the British Museum

James Delbourgo (Rutgers University)

UCSB Library, Instruction & Training Room 1312, 1st Floor Mountain Side

  1. November 15, 2017 - 4:00pm

New series Pizza with the Humanities: Conversations about Careers will explore campus resources and potential careers for students in Humanities and Fine Arts.

McCune Conference Room, HSSB 6020

  1. November 15, 2017 -
    5:00pm to 6:30pm

Cultivating Taste at the Late Medieval Court

Christina Normore (Northwestern University)

Arts 1332

  1. November 15, 2017 -
    5:30pm to 7:00pm

Ingres’s Monsieur Bertin: critical perspectives on the portrait as archetype

Richard Wrigley (University of Nottingham)

Arts 1332

  1. November 29, 2017 -
    5:30pm to 7:00pm

The Death of Landscape in Post-War Japanese Art and Visual Culture

Michio Hayashi (Sophia University, Tokyo)

Social Sciences & Media Studies (SSMS) 2135

  1. November 30, 2017 - 5:00pm

"Defiant Bodies," from Video Art in Latin America (at LAXART), a Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA exhibition, followed by curator discussion

Arts Building front courtyard


  1. December 6, 2017 -
    7:00pm to 8:30pm

Graduate students from three department will give papers, including Yunchen Lu and Henning von Mirbach.

McCune Conference Room, HSSB 6020

  1. October 20, 2017 -
    3:00pm to 7:00pm

Join the curators for an close look at themes explored in the exhibition.

Art, Design & Architecture Museum

  1. October 21, 2017 -
    12:00pm to 12:45pm

Three Chumash artists discuss past and present cultural production in conjunction with the exhibition, Sacred Art in the Age of Contact.

Santa Barbara Historical Museum
136 East De la Guerra

  1. October 22, 2017 -
    4:00pm to 5:30pm

Dr. Kellie Jones (Columbia University) will present a lecture based on her new book.

Art, Design & Architecture Museum

  1. October 26, 2017 -
    5:30pm to 7:30pm


The prestigious fellowship is awarded to students whose fields are related to the Museum's collection.

The interview addressed recent efforts by the British Museum and other Western museums to forge deals to return looted African artworks to Africa.

"Reform and Reformation at the Museum: New Approaches to Luther 2017," will examine how several large exhibitions throughout Germany interpret the Reformation.