Events and Exhibitions

April 2017


Lost opens 21 April...

Exhibitions

 

Lost

21 April - 9 June 2017

A thought-provoking and moving exhibition from Syrian artist Issam Kourbaj, Lost is an exhibition of plaster-dipped items of clothing belonging to refugees who were lost at sea whilst attempting the perilous journey to the island of Lesbos.

Find out more: http://www.classics.cam.ac.uk/museum/exhibitions/exhibitions/lost


Tails from Mycenae: A Temporary Display
until 9 May 2017

Explore the roles that animals played in the lives of the Mycenaeans in a display of rarely-seen objects and replicas from the Museum's collection. 

Find out more: https://www.classics.cam.ac.uk/museum/exhibitions/temporary-displays-1/tails-from-mycenae

Events

Lost: an evening with Issam Kourbaj & Ruth Padel

Wednesday 17th May, 6:30-8pm
Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology

Issam Kourbaj, the artist behind our upcoming exhibition, Lost, discusses the story behind his work, in collaboration with acclaimed poet Ruth Padel.

For adults. Booking essential.

Find out more, and how to book:
https://www.classics.cam.ac.uk/lost-event
 

Drink and Draw


Friday 26th May, 6-9pm
Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology

Join us for a relaxed spring evening sketching among our sculptures with a glass of wine and expert guidance from artists Susie Olczak and Loukas Morley.

For adults. Drop in - no need to book.

Find out more: http://www.classics.cam.ac.uk/drinkanddraw-may-2017

News

MOCA Specials

Discover the Museum of Classical Archaeology through the eyes of its staff and volunteers in this new series of mini features, updating every week(ish) on our Facebook, Twitter and website. Keep an eye out for labels throughout the Cast Gallery.

View the set as it grows at: http:/
/www.classics.cam.ac.uk/museum/about-us/museum-news-1/moca-specials


Saturday Openings

A reminder that we are currently closed on Saturdays for the Easter vacation. Easter Term Saturday Openings begin on Saturday 29 April and end on Saturday 10 June 2017.

Visit our website for more Museum News: http://www.classics.cam.ac.uk/museum/about-us/museum-news

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