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When art gets nature wrong

Event schedule details

Sunday 30 June

16.00-16.45

Event location details

Flett lecture theatre

Natural History Museum

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Take a journey back through time and across the globe to explore how accurately nature has been represented throughout the history of art and culture, from the ancient world to more recent times. Join the Natural History Museum’s entomologist Alberto Zilli for an amusing and informative tour evaluating the use and representation of animals and insects by everyone from the ancient Greeks to the Renaissance.

Event categories

  • Adults
  • Talk