The University of Arizona Museum of Art and Archive of Visual Arts

Curator Talk: The Altarpiece of Ciudad Rodrigo

The Retablo

May 12, 2020 @ 3:30 PM

The Altarpiece of Ciudad Rodrigo is one of the most important works produced in 15th-century Spain and a jewel of the UAMA collection.

Join Curator of Exhibitions Olivia Miller as she discusses the artwork’s original function and how, during a time of great uncertainty, art served as a way to alleviate fears of the unknown.

To attend this virtual talk, click the button below on May 12 at 3:30 p.m.


This talk is hosted in conjunction with #MuseumWeek, the worldwide festival for cultural institutions on social media. Each day of the week has a different theme. Follow along with us on Instagram