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<p>Egyptian: Inlay Profile Head</p>

Inlay Profile Head, circa 1353–1336 B.C.E. Red quartzite, pigment, 45/8 x 47/16 x 111/16 in. (11.8 x 11.2 x 4.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum; Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, 33.685. Creative Commons-BY. (Photo: Brooklyn Museum)
 

Virtual Art History Happy Hour

Thursday, September 24, 2020

6–7 pm

Online

What do the art and poetry of the ancient Egyptians reveal about their ideas of beauty? Find out during our live Virtual Art History Happy Hour with Yekaterina Barbash, Associate Curator, Egyptian Art. This fun and informative lecture covers the beauty secrets, routines, cosmetics, and hairstyling of ancient Egypt, touching on how these ancient practices influence us today.

Join on Zoom by registering in advance via Showclix. You can also stream the talk on Facebook live. This program is pay-as-you-wish. Your contribution supports our dynamic public programs and events. Participants on Zoom are welcome to join the curator Q&A.