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Savoyard Helmet (detail) (Todenkopf), c. 1600-1620. Italy or Germany, early 17th century. Steel, blackened, Overall: h. 12 inches. Severance and Greta Millikin Trust 2013.50

Cleveland Humanities Festival

Wednesday, April 6, 2016, 12:00 p.m. and Friday, April 8, 2016, 12:00 p.m.
Location: Meet at the atrium desk

About The Event

Enjoy two special talks presented in conjunction with the Baker Nord Center for the Humanities’ first annual Humanities Week. This year’s theme is “Remembering War.” For more information and a complete listing of events, visit CASE events

Both talks are free and no registration is required. Meet at the atrium desk. 

American Art and War
Wednesday, April 6, 2016, 12:00 PM

Mark Cole, curator of American painting and sculpture, discusses the influence of World War II and the Cold War on artists working in the mid-20th century. 

The Art of Armor 
Friday, April 8, 2016, 12:00 PM 

Join Stephen Fliegel, curator of medieval art, for an exploration of the techniques and styles used in the decoration of armor and weapons. Meet at the atrium information desk.