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Lecture: Severed Heads and The Power of Women

November 6, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Join us in welcoming Ilenia Colón Mendozia, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Art History, University of Central Florida, for her lecture “Severed Heads and the Power of Women in 16th and 17th Century Art.”

This program is in conjunction with the Museum’s exhibition “Dangerous Women: Selections from the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art” on view through December 12, 2018. Organized by The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, the State Art Museum of Florida, Florida State University, Sarasota, FL, in partnership with the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum (Florida International University) and the Cornell Fine Arts Museum, “Dangerous Women” features selections from the Ringling’s extraordinary collection.

The Cornell Fine Arts Museum, located on the Rollins College campus, has free admission and is open year-round with works also on view nearby at The Alfond Inn. No reservations or tickets are required for this event. Free parking available on campus and in the SunTrust Garage on Lyman Avenue with a Museum-validated parking stub. The museum is closed on Mondays, during major holidays and for installation of new exhibitions.

Additional upcoming programs at the Museum related to “Dangerous Women”:

Oct 15, 22, 29, Nov 5 ǀ 11 a.m. -12:30 p.m. ǀ DIRECTOR’S LECTURE SERIES “Dangerously Seductive Painted Stories” – Open to Members, Space limited/Registration required

Oct 26 | 11 a.m. ǀ EXHIBITION TOUR w/Ena Heller, Ph.D., Bruce A. Beal Director

Nov 27 | 6 p.m. ǀ LECTURE: “Early Modern Feminism and the Dangerous Artemisia Gentileschi” w/Mary D. Garrard, Ph.D., Professor Emerita of Art History, American University


November 6, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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