february, 2020

thu13feb7:30 pm8:30 pmLecture | Chess: Form, Function, and Reflection7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Paulus Lecture Hall, Willamette University College of Law

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Event Details

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art (HFMA) is pleased to present a complimentary lecture in conjunction with the “Checkmate! Chess Sets from the Maryhill Museum of Art” exhibition.

Colleen Schafroth, executive director of the Maryhill Museum of Art, will deliver an illustrated lecture on the history and art of chess. Schafroth is the author of several books on the history of chess including “The Art of Chess.”

“Checkmate! Chess Sets from the Maryhill Museum of Art” will be on view through April 26, 2020, in the museum’s Study Gallery. The exhibition features approximately two dozen chess sets from Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas that date from the 18th through 20th centuries.

Time

(Thursday) 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Venue

Paulus Lecture Hall, Willamette University College of Law

315 Winter St. SE Salem, OR 97301

Price

Free

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