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Literary Baltimore
Art's Brave New World: Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Painting in France

Harry Potter and the Wizarding Gene: Scientific Fact and Fantasy Fiction
Historic Chestertown and a Cruise on the Schooner Sultana

Event "A Day at the Uffizi" has been Postponed

Due to the power outage in the S. Dillon Ripley Center, A Day At The Uffizi on July 23rd, has been postponed. The tentative reschedule date for this program is Sunday, July 31st. Final confirmation will be sent no later than Tuesday, July 26th. We apologize for the inconvenience this may have caused and thank you for your understanding.
Costume Designer Daniel Lawson on Dressing The Good Wife
The enviably stylish power dressing on The Good Wife generates almost as much buzz among fans as the show’s storylines. The Emmy-nominated costume designer of the series reveals how he uses clothing to define character, and the real-life fashion lessons we can learn from the fictional but well-put-together staff of Lockhart/Gardner.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 6:45 PM
A Day at the Uffizi
Art historian Elaine Ruffolo serves as guide for a journey through this beloved museum, covering its history, architecture, collections, and ties to both its Medici founders and the city of Florence. (World Art History Certificate elective, 1 credit)
Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 9:30 AM
Treasures from Turquoise Mountain
Spend a fascinating evening immersed in the Turquoise Mountain: Artists Transforming Afghanistan exhibition, including its spectacular contemporary carpets, jewelry, and calligraphy. Try your hand at the art forms in the exhibit, and mingle in a light reception provided by Tortoise and Hare.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 6:30 PM
Harry Potter and the Wizarding Gene: Scientific Fact and Fantasy Fiction
In a muddle understanding how Muggles can have wizards on their family tree? Using principles of genetics and genomics, Eric Spana of Duke University’s biology department casts a scientific eye on of the world of J.K. Rowling's beloved Harry Potter books to explain how their characters come by their magical abilities.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 6:45 PM
Art’s Brave New World: Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Painting in France
4-Session Evening Course
David Gariff of the National Gallery of Art examines the origins and the legacy of the impressionist revolution, one begun by artists whose color-drenched brush strokes startled Paris and continued in a new generation of painters who paved the way for 20th-century abstraction. (World Art History Certificate core course, 1 credit)
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 6:45 PM
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