Bettman Lecture Series

2016-2017: Materialities and Technologies

Inaugurated in 2004, the Bettman Lectures are an annual program of monthly lectures in art history sponsored by the Department of Art History and Archaeology. Endowed with a bequest from Linda Bettman, a former graduate student of the department, the lectures are named in her honor.

All events are held in room 612 of Schermerhorn Hall at 6PM.

Fall 2016


September 19
John Durham Peters
"A Short Media History of Clouds"

October 10
Liz Diller
"Unfinished Business"

Spring 2017


March, 6
Frank Fehrenbach
Title TBD

Check back soon for the complete Spring schedule.

Fall 2015 – Spring 2016

Fall 2014 – Spring 2015

Fall 2013 – Spring 2014

Fall 2012 – Spring 2013

Fall 2011 – Spring 2012

Fall 2010 – Spring 2011