'Friday Focus' Hunterian Weekly Talk Series

Published: 1 September 2023

Fridays at 1.00pm

Join us online every Friday at 1.00pm and hear from our expert Hunterian staff, students that work with us and guest speakers from the University of Glasgow and beyond.


19 January 2024
Director's Talk
With Hunterian Director Steph Scholten 

26 January 2024
The Legacy of Set Designs 
With Professor Christina Young, Technical Art History, University of Glasgow

2 February 2024
Historical African Masks
With Dr. Andy Mills, Curator of Archaeology and World Cultures, The Hunterian

9 February 2024
The Trembling Museum Contemporary Works
With Dr. Dominic Paterson, Curator of Contemporary Art, The Hunterian

16 February 2024
Hidden Histories: The LGBTQIA+ Tour
With the LGBTQIA+ Tour Coordinators

23 February 2024
LGBTQ stories in the Hunterian collection
With the LGBTQIA+ Tour Coordinators

1 March 2024
Hunterian collection coprolites
Dr. Katie Strang, palaeontologist, independent researcher at The Hunterian

8 March 2024
Women Artists in the Hunterian Collection
Tui Russell, Curatorial Assistant, The Hunterian

15 March 2024
Scottish Gold
Dr. Neil Clark, Curator of Palaeontology, The Hunterian

22 March 2024
Whistler's China
Wu Yunong, PhD candidate, History of Art, University of Glasgow


12 April 2024
Filling the Hunterian Stores
Jed Howlett, Earth Sciences Decant Team, The Hunterian

18 April 2024
Roman Tokens
Dr. Clare Rowan, Classics and Ancient History Professor, Warwick University 

26 April 2024
Scotland and Aluminium
Jesper Ericsson, Curator of Numismatics, The Hunterian

3 May 2024
The Mackintosh House
Joseph Sharples, Curator of Applied Arts and Mackintosh, The Hunterian

Previous Talks

You can watch previous talks here on our Youtube channel. 

First published: 1 September 2023

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