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Views of Ancient Rome lecture series

Thursday 10 April 2014, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Thursday 1 May 2014, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Book online
03 8664 7099
inquiries@slv.vic.gov.au
Village Roadshow Theatrette
Entry 3, La Trobe St
Has wheelchair access Has hearing loop

In association with ASA Cultural Tours, this lecture series will enhance your experience of our stunning exhibition Rome: Piranesi’s vision.

The ruins and discoveries of Rome 1500–1700

Prof. Frank Sear illuminates the complex development of Roman architecture, examining the ruins that supplied both inspiration and material for the unfolding splendour of the papal city. 

Book online for Thursday 27 March, 6-7pm

Piranesi and views of ancient and modern Rome

Prof. David Marshall talks about Piranesi and the differing views of ancient and modern Rome.

Book online for Thursday 10 April, 6-7pm

Piranesi, Pirro Ligorio and the visionary recreation of ancient Rome in the Renaissance and baroque periods

Prof. David Marshall explores the topic of Piranesi, Pirro Ligorio and the visionary recreation of ancient Rome in the Renaissance and baroque periods.

Book online for Thursday 1 May, 6-7pm