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Lectures and symposiums on the exhibition by our curators or authorities from home and abroad are held for free.

Past Programs

VELÁZQUEZ AND THE CELEBRATION OF PAINTING:
THE GOLDEN AGE IN THE MUSEO DEL PRADO

Lectures

Saturday 24 February 2018, 14:00-15:30
Javier Portús (Senior Curator of Spanish Painting until 1700, Museo Nacional del Prado and exhibition curator)
*Lecture presented in Spanish, simultaneous interpretation into Japanese
"Velázquez and the Museo del Prado: A Common Destiny"
Saturday 17 March 2018, 14:00-15:30
Yasujiro Otaka (Professor Emeritus, Waseda University) *Japanese only
"The Challenges and Revolution of Court Painter Velásquez – From Bodegon Imagery and Portraits to Narrative Pictures"
Saturday 7 April, 14:00-15:30
Yusuke Kawase (Curator, National Museum of Western Art and exhibition curator) *Japanese only
"Velásquez and the Spanish Landscape"
Saturday 14 April 2018, 14:00-15:30
Kazuo Miyazaki(Associate Professor, University of Tsukuba) *Japanese only
"The Court of the Spanish Hapsburg Family – An Historical Overview"
Saturday 12 May 2018, 14:00-15:30
Noriko Matsubara (Professor, Sophia University) *Japanese only
"Spanish Art Theory and the Social Status of Painters in the 17th Century"

To apply for a lecture ticket

Venue:
Auditorium, B2 floor, Special Exhibition Wing
Audience:
Each lecture limited to 130 visitors, on a first-come, first-in basis. Lectures are free but a lecture ticket and a special exhibition ticket (ticket stubs are acceptable) are required.
Pick up lecture tickets (one per person) at the Information Desk, starting at 12:00 noon on the day of the event.
The Auditorium will open 30 minutes prior to the start time and visitors will be admitted in lecture ticket number order.
NB:
Lecture titles and content may change without notice.

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Michelangelo and the Ideal Body

Lectures

Tuesday 19 June 2018, 14:00-15:30
Ludovica Sebregondi (Art historian and exhibition curator)
*Lecture presented in Italian, simultaneous translation in Japanese
"Michelangelo uomo e artista nella Firenze del Rinascimento" (Michelangelo: A Man and Artist in Renaissance Florence)
Saturday 11 August 2018, 14:00-15:30
Masanori Aoyagi (Director, Yamanashi Prefectural Museum of Art; Professor Emeritus, Tokyo University) *Japanese only
"Michelangelo and Ancient Art"
Saturday 8 September, 14:00-15:30
Takashi Iizuka (Curator, National Museum of Western Art and exhibition curator) *Japanese only
"Renaissance Rome: A City of Ancient Sculpture"

To apply for a lecture ticket

Venue:
Auditorium, B2 floor, Special Exhibition Wing
Audience:
Each lecture limited to 130 visitors, on a first-come, first-in basis. Lectures are free but a lecture ticket and a special exhibition ticket (ticket stubs are acceptable) are required.
Pick up lecture tickets (one per person) at the Information Desk, starting at 12:00 noon on the day of the event.
The Auditorium will open 30 minutes prior to the start time and visitors will be admitted in lecture ticket number order.
NB:
Lecture titles and content may change without notice.

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