Art For Lunch

Increase font size
Decrease font size

Art For Lunch iconOn selected weekdays, the Ackland invites members of the University community and friends of the Ackland to enjoy an hour of inspiration and information about works of art currently on view at the Ackland.

LUNCH: Bring a bag lunch—yes, people do!—or pre-order a boxed lunch from Jason’s Deli that will be waiting for you at the Ackland! Order your lunch when you register online ($9.00, payable by cash or check at the door).

COST: Admission is FREE.

REGISTRATION: Because space is limited, an RSVP is requested. Register using the links below.

Upcoming Programs

Thursday, 28 January, 12:30 PM
John P. Bowles (associate professor, Art Department, UNC-Chapel Hill; affiliate faculty member of the Institute of African American Research)
“Racial Violence and Resilience: Questions and Currents in African American Art”
Register here.

Wednesday, 24 February, 11:15 AM
JJ Bauer (Visual Resources Coordinator, Art Department)
On Hans Hofmann’s murals and modernist architecture, in connection with Walls of Color
Register here.

Thursday, 7 April, 1:30 PM
Rich Cante (Director, Program in Sexuality Studies; Associate Professor of Media and Technology Studies, Department of Communication)
“Vision, Male Homosexuality, and Francis Bacon’s Style,” presented in connection with Guest of Honor: Francis Bacon’s “Study for Portrait VI”
Register here.

Subscribe to our e-news to learn about more programs (sent twice a month)!

Dr. John Bowles giving an Art For Lunch talk at the Ackland.

Art For Lunch is supported in part by the generosity of Drs. Leena and Sheldon Peck.