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October-November
  • 07
    07.November

    Slow Art Saturday: Foreign Influences

    2:00 pm-2:30 pm
    11.07.2020
    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
    1220 Kensington Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523

    Intimate viewing is a crucial part of Chinese art appreciation. These on-going gallery tours explore various topics found within the art. Join our Asian Art Curator, Dr. Tongyun Yin, as she explores the Lizzadro Collection. Various pieces will be featured along with new topics on each date. Physically distance and masks required.

    In-person Tours – 2 p.m. – 15-minute tour and 15-minute Q&A
    Students and Adults only – Limited Capacity
    Regular Museum Admission – Members Free
    Purchase tickets online: https://lizzadro-museum.ticketleap.com/slow-art-saturdays/

  • 14
    14.November

    Virtual Lecture: Restoration of the Imperial Screen

    2:00 pm-3:00 pm
    11.14.2020
    Virtual Lecture
    1220 Kensington Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523

    Conservators from The Conservation Center will present on their work on the Imperial Screen, recently restored in their Chicago-based workshop. Restoring this treasure of the Lizzadro Collection took seven months of dedicated work by the Conservation Center’s team of Furniture Conservators.

    60 minute live presentation – Virtual Lecture
    General Museum Admission – Museum Members Free
    Purchase tickets online – https://lizzadro-museum.ticketleap.com/restoration-of-the-screen/

  • 21
    21.November

    Virtual Mineral Identification Class

    10:00 am-11:00 am
    11.21.2020
    Virtual Lecture
    1220 Kensington Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523

    Join our geologist, Sara Kurth, virtually to learn the techniques for mineral identification. Purchase your $10.00 kit online or in the Museum store. Join us from home and learn how to identify your minerals. Completes the earth science badges for Cub and Boy Scouts.

    60 minute live virtual class with instructor
    $5 per person – Museum Members Free
    Purchase tickets online – https://lizzadro-museum.ticketleap.com/virtual-mineral-identification-class/

  • 26
    26.November

    Thanksgiving

    All day
    11.26.2020

    The Museum will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, however it will resume normal business hours on Friday. Enjoy the holiday!

  • 28
    28.November

    Slow Art Saturday: Longevity

    2:00 pm-2:30 pm
    11.28.2020
    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
    1220 Kensington Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523

    Intimate viewing is a crucial part of Chinese art appreciation. These on-going gallery tours explore various topics found within the art. Join our Asian Art Curator, Dr. Tongyun Yin, as she explores the Lizzadro Collection. Various pieces will be featured along with new topics on each date. Physically distance and masks required.

    In-person Tours – 2 p.m. – 15-minute tour and 15-minute Q&A
    Students and Adults only – Limited Capacity
    Regular Museum Admission – Members Free
    Purchase tickets online: https://lizzadro-museum.ticketleap.com/slow-art-saturdays/