Artificial Selections: Art, Natural History, and the Taxonomy of the Museum

Event Details

September 14, 2018
4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Room: N211

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission

This year’s Mark Roskill Symposium includes a lecture, panel discussion, and exhibition tour that will illuminate the ways in which a shared history of curiosity, collection, and categorization influences, informs, or problematizes our study of art and science. 

Free and open to the public. Keynote talk and panel: 4-5:30 PM. Tour at the University Museum of Contemporary Art: 6-6:30. Reception to follow.


The Integrative Learning Center is located in the center of campus, between the campus pond and the Campus Center.

Event Category

Lecture/Talk Art History