Rara avis: John James Audubon: Artist, Naturalist, & Early Conservationist




When:
April 14, 2021 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2021-04-14T17:00:00-04:00
2021-04-14T18:00:00-04:00
Where:
Fairfield University Art Museum
Cost:
Free
Contact:

Join curator Roberta Olson for “Rara avis: John James Audubon: Artist, Naturalist, and Early Conservationist”!

On Wednesday, April 14th, at 5 p.m. Roberta Olson, Curator of the New-York Historical Society and Professor of Art History Emerita at Wheaton College, will give a virtual lecture titled “Rara avis: John James Audubon: Artist, Naturalist, and Early Conservationist”. This event is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Birds of the Northeast: Gulls to Great Auks. Learn more about the exhibition here.

Learn more about the event and how to watch on Eventbrite.

This event is part of the Edwin L. Weisl, Jr. Lectureships in Art History, funded by the Robert Lehman Foundation.

Presented in partnership with the Department of Biology. The Pequot Library, Southport, the Connecticut Audubon Society-Fairfield Region, and the Greenwich Audubon Center are community partners for this exhibition and its related programming.