Insight Talks

Insight Talks

 A series of lunchtime talks given by experts from The Hunterian and the University of Glasgow.  

These talks offer an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections and current research at the University of Glasgow. 

The talks last approximately 10 minutes and take place every Tuesday at 1.00pm in various Hunterian locations.

Admission is free and all are welcome!

A list of previous Insight Talks can be found here.

Aboriginal vs. European Land Use in Southeast Australia
Date: 2 February 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Eric W. Portenga, University of Glasgow and Macquarie University, PhD Candidate
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Turner and the Biblical Landscape
Date: 9 February 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Clare Brown, Hunterian Associate
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Mastodons, Mammoths and Elephants - a toothy tale
Date: 16 February 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Dr Stuart Macdonald,
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Collecting and Not Collecting Recent Scientific Heritage
Date: 23 February 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Dr Nicky Reeves, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Museum

Ichthyosaurs
Date: 1 March 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Dr Neil Clark, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Museum

Hogarth
Date: 8 March 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Peter Black, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Glasgow's Gallus Voles
Date: 15 March 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Robyn Stewart 
Location: Hunterian Museum

Animal Architecture 
Date: 22 March 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Frances Osis, MUSE Student (4th Year, Anatomy)
Location: Hunterian Museum

Moments in History 
Date: 29 March 2016 
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Jesper Ericsson, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Reading the Bible with a very old Comic Strip
Date: 5 April 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Zanne Domoney-Lyttle, Hunterian Associate
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Title to be confirmed
Date: 12 April 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: To be confirmed
Location: To be confirmed

Contemporary Art - Damien Hirst
Date: 19 April 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Mungo Campbell, The Hunterian
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery

Rubens’ Head of an Old Man
Date: 26 April 2016
Time: 1.00pm
Speaker: Jo McAfferty, MUSE Student
Location: Hunterian Art Gallery