Museum Magazine Issue 69 (Fall 2016)

One of the pleasures of my job—and there are many—is that I get to visit a lot of museums. 

DISTINCTION: Five Centuries of Portraiture

DISTINCTION: Five Centuries of Portraiture

Drawing Inspiration: Renaissance and Baroque Drawings from the Permanent Collection logo

It’s up there with drug and weapons smuggling. The theft and trafficking of priceless archeological relics from Italy and other custodian countries of world history is a global billion dollar problem. That is what drew government officials, law enforcers, art experts and scholars to the Italian embassy in Washington, D.C. last week.

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My Dinner with Andre poster
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 7:00pm
Location: Mizzou North, Room 707

Join us for our Ad Hoc Film Series! 

Away from Her
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 7:00pm
Location: Swallow Hall, Room 101
Join us for our Ad Hoc Film Series, where we will be showing Away from Her (
Docent Led Tour: The Gallery of Greek and Roman Casts
Sunday, September 11, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Mizzou North, 1st Floor, Greek and Roman Cast Gallery
A Museum docent will guide you throught the historic Gallery of Greek and Roman Casts, explaini
Exhibition Tour: DISTINCTION: Five Centuries of Portraiture
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Mizzou North, Exhibition Galleries
2016 Museum Day Flyer
Saturday, September 24, 2016 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Mizzou North
Smithsonian Magazine National Museum Day

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"I still remember the feeling of awe and disbelief when I was alone and walked in the room with those casts." --Ruth Tofle, chair of architecture, winner of the 2013 distinguished faculty award from the MU Alumni Association