Ancient Art of the Mediterranean Symposium

When and Where

Friday, October 25, 2019 5:30 pm to Saturday, October 26, 2019 5:00 pm
Signy and Cléophée Eaton Theatre, Level 1B
Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6


Delve into the history of ancient art with international scholars as they explore the varied artistic traditions represented in the eastern Mediterranean.

This is a free event and open to the public but registration is required.

Please click on the registration link to secure your free tickets.

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Keynote Address takes place on October 25th at 6 PM: "How vivid is the joy in strangeness: The Power of Cypriot Art" feat. Dr. William A. Childs

October 26th speakers include:

Prof. Nathan Arrington
Department of Art & Archaeology, Princeton University

Prof. Erin Averett
Department of Art History, Creighton University

Prof. Catherine Cooper
Department of Classics, University of Toronto

Prof. Bjoern Ewald
Department of Art History, University of Toronto

Prof. Timothy Harrison
Department of Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations, University of Toronto

Prof. SeungJung Kim
Department of Art History, University of Toronto

Prof. Verity Platt
Department of Classics, Cornell University

All welcome!

Contact Information


The AG Leventis Foundation and The Hellenic Republic