Opening Conversation | The Paston Treasure: Microcosm of the Known World

Event time: 
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 5:30pm
Description: 

Andrew Moore, former Keeper of Art, and Senior Curator, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery; Francesca Vanke, Keeper of Art and Curator of Decorative Art, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery; Nathan Flis, Head of Exhibitions and Publications, and Assistant Curator of Seventeenth-Century Paintings, Yale Center for British Art; Jessica David, Senior Conservator of Paintings, Yale Center for British Art; and Edward Town, Head of Collections Information and Access, and Assistant Curator of Early Modern Art, Yale Center for British Art

Following an introductory lecture by Flis, a panel consisting of Moore, Vanke, and David, moderated by Town, will discuss the exhibition, the painting, and the Paston family. This conversation will be followed by a special film preview of The Paston Treasure: A Painting Like No Other (produced for the Center by Cultureshock Media, narrated by Stephen Fry, and set to music by Griffin Brown, TC ’18).

This event will be live streamed.

Venue: 
Lecture Hall
Space is limited
(This venue is wheelchair accessible)
Admission: 
Free
Open to: 
General Public
Exhibition: 
The Paston Treasure: Microcosm of the Known World