Joint calendar of events for both the UI Museum of Natural History and Old Capitol Museum:

UIPM Calendar of Events

Dive in with the Stanley: Fritz Scholder promotional image

Dive in with the Stanley: Fritz Scholder

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Enjoy a fun, informative hour with Director Lauren Lessing and film critic Uri Lessing as they dive into the details of a work from the museum’s collection and bring it to life. This week, Lauren and Uri explore Fritz Scholder's American Indian No. 4. They will go live on Instagram at 7:00 p.m. July 27 to take a deep dive with you into what you see when looking at the artwork. The program will be saved to Instagram TV if you are not able to join us live. Follow the Stanley on Instagram: …
Dive in with the Stanley: Hannah Höch promotional image

Dive in with the Stanley: Hannah Höch

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Enjoy a fun, informative hour with Director Lauren Lessing and film critic Uri Lessing as they dive into the details of a work from the museum’s collection and bring it to life. This week, Lauren and Uri explore Hannah Höch's Sperrende Kräfte [Locking Powers]. They will go live on Instagram at 7:00 p.m. August 10 to take a deep dive with you into what you see when looking at the artwork. The program will be saved to Instagram TV if you are not able to join us live. Follow the Stanley on…
Dive in with the Stanley: Amlash rhyton promotional image

Dive in with the Stanley: Amlash rhyton

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Enjoy a fun, informative hour with Director Lauren Lessing and film critic Uri Lessing as they dive into the details of a work from the museum’s collection and bring it to life. This week, Lauren and Uri explore an ancient Amlash rhyton. They will go live on Instagram at 7:00 p.m. August 17 to take a deep dive with you into what you see when looking at the artwork. The program will be saved to Instagram TV if you are not able to join us live. Follow the Stanley on Instagram: @uistanleymusem
Dive in with the Stanley: Tiffany lamp promotional image

Dive in with the Stanley: Tiffany lamp

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Enjoy a fun, informative hour with Director Lauren Lessing and film critic Uri Lessing as they dive into the details of a work from the museum’s collection and bring it to life. This week, Lauren and Uri explore a Tiffany table lamp. They will go live on Instagram at 7:00 p.m. August 24 to take a deep dive with you into what you see when looking at the artwork. The program will be saved to Instagram TV if you are not able to join us live. Follow the Stanley on Instagram: @uistanleymusem
Dive in with the Stanley: Nakunte Diarra promotional image

Dive in with the Stanley: Nakunte Diarra

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Enjoy a fun, informative hour with Director Lauren Lessing and film critic Uri Lessing as they dive into the details of a work from the museum’s collection and bring it to life. This week, Lauren and Uri explore bogolanfiniw (mud-dyed cloth) hunter's tunic made by Bamana artist Nakunte Diarra. They will go live on Instagram at 7:00 p.m. August 31 to take a deep dive with you into what you see when looking at the artwork. The program will be saved to Instagram TV if you are not able to join us…
Dive in with the Stanley: Chaim Soutine promotional image

Dive in with the Stanley: Chaim Soutine

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Enjoy a fun, informative hour with Director Lauren Lessing and film critic Uri Lessing as they dive into the details of a work from the museum’s collection and bring it to life. This week, Lauren and Uri explore Chaim Soutine's Femme au Chien [Woman with Dog]. They will go live on Instagram at 7:00 p.m. September 7 to take a deep dive with you into what you see when looking at the artwork. The program will be saved to Instagram TV if you are not able to join us live. Follow the Stanley on…
Dive in with the Stanley: Eadweard Muybridge promotional image

Dive in with the Stanley: Eadweard Muybridge

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Enjoy a fun, informative hour with Director Lauren Lessing and film critic Uri Lessing as they dive into the details of a work from the museum’s collection and bring it to life. This week, Lauren and Uri explore Eadweard Muybridge's 1887 Vulture Flying, plate 767 from volume 11, Wild Animals and Birds, of Animal Locomotion. They will go live on Instagram at 7:00 p.m. September 14 to take a deep dive with you into what you see when looking at the artwork. The program will be saved to Instagram…
Dive in with the Stanley: Rufino Tamayo  promotional image

Dive in with the Stanley: Rufino Tamayo

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Enjoy a fun, informative hour with Director Lauren Lessing and film critic Uri Lessing as they dive into the details of a work from the museum’s collection and bring it to life. This week, Lauren and Uri are celebrating National Hispanic – Latino Heritage Month (Sept. 15 - Oct. 15) by exploring Rufino Tamayo's Virgin of Guadalupe. They will go live on Instagram at 7:00 p.m. September 21 to take a deep dive with you into what you see when looking at the artwork. The program will be saved to…
Dive in with the Stanley: Alexander Archipenko promotional image

Dive in with the Stanley: Alexander Archipenko

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Virtual
Enjoy a fun, informative hour with Director Lauren Lessing and film critic Uri Lessing as they dive into the details of a work from the museum’s collection and bring it to life. This week, Lauren and Uri will explore Alexander Archipenko's Standing Concave (Glorification of Beauty). They will go live on Instagram at 7:00 p.m. September 28 to take a deep dive with you into what you see when looking at the artwork. The program will be saved to Instagram TV if you are not able to join us live. …