Lectures and Films

April 03, 2015
Friday, 8 p.m.
 Big Eyes tells the outrageous true story of one of the most epic art frauds in history. In the 1960s,...
April 12, 2015
Sunday, 2 p.m.
The launching pad for Billy Wilder's comedy classic was a rusty old German farce, Fanfares of Love, whose two...
Repeats every day every Wednesday until Wed May 13 2015 .
May 06, 2015
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.
Giorgio Vasari, the world’s first art historian, wrote in his groundbreaking Lives that Leonardo da Vinci and...
May 06, 2015
Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.
Lecture I— Insults and Envy: The Master and the Upstart on the Streets of Florence Wednesday, May 6...
May 06, 2015
Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.
Giorgio Vasari, the world’s first art historian, wrote in his groundbreaking Lives that Leonardo da Vinci and...
June 04, 2015
Thursday, 2 p.m.
This illustrated lecture will focus on the development of technologies related to residential heating, lighting,...
June 20, 2015
Saturday, 2 p.m.
To mark the opening of the exhibition Maine Collects, chief curator Michael Komanecky will give an illustrated...
July 02, 2015
Thursday, 2 p.m.
Lecture by Melissa Renn LIFE magazine was a champion of American modernism, actively promoting the work of...
July 19, 2015
Sunday, 1 p.m.
Lecture by Dr. Timothy J. Standring Sunday, July 19, 1 p.m. at the Strand Theatre This lecture discusses...
August 05, 2015
Wednesday, 5:30 p.m.
Lecture by Farnsworth Chief Curator Michael K. Komanecky
August 19, 2015
Wednesday, 2 p.m.
Lecture by Britta Konau Artists often acquire sizable art collections through trade with fellow artists. And many...