Fellows Colloquia

Fellows Colloquia

Friday, March 7, 2014, 10:00 a.m. - Friday, April 25, 2014, 2:00 p.m.

International scholars from diverse fields come together at the Met through conversations centered on the collections, truly bringing together the many worlds that the Museum's objects embody.

During seven Friday sessions, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Met's current fellows will present brief papers on their research and explore common scholarly questions in panel discussions.

March 7: Collecting and Interpreting at the Met
March 14: Painters and Paintings
March 21: Materials and Meaning
March 28: Encounters and Illusions
April 4: Reading the Sacred
April 18: Identity in Objects
April 25: New Conservation Research

For further information about the series, please contact academic.community@metmuseum.org.

These colloquia are made possible in part by Mrs. Henry S. Blackwood.

Free with Museum admission

A Nenbutsu Gathering at Ichiya, Kyoto, from the Illustrated Biography of the Monk Ippen and His Disciple Ta'a (Yugyô Shônin engi-e) (detail), late 14th century | 1975.268.35

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