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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
Friday, April 22, 2011

Contact:
Mona M. Rock
(410) 547-9000, ext. 277
mrock@thewalters.org

Is This the Face of Christ? A Good Friday Lecture

Walters Director Gary Vikan will explore the emergence of the ‘canonical’ face of Christ in the early medieval period. For nearly 1,500 years, illustrators of the story of Jesus of all backgrounds—from Byzantine mosaicists to Hollywood filmmakers—have remained true to this face.

Where

The Walters Art Museum, Graham Auditorium

When

Friday, April 22, 12:15–1:15 p.m.

Price

Free

Media Contact

Amy Mannarino, 410-547-9000, ext. 277, amannarino@thewalters.org