23 min

Ep. 1: Ethiopia at the Crossroads Free Admissions | The Walters Art Museum

    • Visual Arts

In the first episode of Free Admissions, we chat with the exhibition’s curator Christine Sciaccia about Ethiopia at the Crossroads, the first major art exhibition in America to examine an array of Ethiopian cultural and artistic traditions from their origins to the present day. Conservation Scientist Annette Ortiz introduces us to her unique officemates (aka, her go-to conservation equipment).

Episode Segments
00:00 - Introduction
00:43 - Overview of Ethiopia at the Crossroads
04:32 - Interview with Christine Sciacca, Curator of European Art, 300–1400 CE
18:31 - Equipment in the Conservation Science Lab with Annette Ortiz, Conservation Scientist
21:55 - Credits

Related Links
Ethiopia at the Crossroads
Folding Processional Icon in the Shape of a Fan
Plan your visit: https://thewalters.org/visit/guidelines/
Follow us on our socials: https://linktr.ee/thewaltersartmuseum

In the first episode of Free Admissions, we chat with the exhibition’s curator Christine Sciaccia about Ethiopia at the Crossroads, the first major art exhibition in America to examine an array of Ethiopian cultural and artistic traditions from their origins to the present day. Conservation Scientist Annette Ortiz introduces us to her unique officemates (aka, her go-to conservation equipment).

Episode Segments
00:00 - Introduction
00:43 - Overview of Ethiopia at the Crossroads
04:32 - Interview with Christine Sciacca, Curator of European Art, 300–1400 CE
18:31 - Equipment in the Conservation Science Lab with Annette Ortiz, Conservation Scientist
21:55 - Credits

Related Links
Ethiopia at the Crossroads
Folding Processional Icon in the Shape of a Fan
Plan your visit: https://thewalters.org/visit/guidelines/
Follow us on our socials: https://linktr.ee/thewaltersartmuseum

23 min