Events

Tablets of the Law Choir Screen ca. 1380

Reification and Reconciliation in an Age of Conversion and Translation: The Message of Toledo’s Choir Screen

  • Tue, Dec 5
  • 6:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

Discover the story behind an unusual stone screen added to the choir of the Cathedral of Toledo, Spain around the 1380s.

Frederic Edwin Church, Syria by the Sea, 1873, oil on canvas. Gift of Mrs. James F. Joy.

Painting the Sublime: A Frederic Edwin Church Symposium

  • Sat, Dec 9
  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts - Lecture Hall

A one-day symposium in which six leading scholars will explore the full range of Church's work.