David Saunders - Collections Analysis Collaborative Research Visit - Getty Villa Provenance Project

Sunday, April 3, 2016
End Date: 
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Menil Collection

David Saunders , Associate Curator in the Department of Antiquities at the Getty, will visit Rice and the Menil to speak with Rice students on the Getty Villa Provenance Project

Over the course of the year, eight prominent scholars will come to Houston to work with the Collections Analysis Collaborative on the arts of the ancient Mediterranean at the Menil Collection.  The Department of Art History has sponsored these visits in association with the Humanities Research Institute and the Menil Collection.  Each visitor will spend three days at the two institutions, performing research for a conference to be held in October, 2016 and to interact with students in an advanced seminar on museum studeis nad provenance research.