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Tuesday, May 01, 2012


Medical Illustration Lecture at the Walters, 5/1

What: Henry Walters’ Legacy: Illustrating Medicine
Gary P. Lees, Director of the Department of Art as Applied to Medicine at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, will recount how 100 years ago Henry Walters endowed this special program combining art and science and how the media of medical illustrators has evolved from beautiful hand drawing to stunning computer imaging.
The Walters Women’s Committee will host a wine and cheese reception after the lecture. During the reception, a video of the Department of Art as Applied to Medicine’s best work will be shown.
The Walters Art Museum
Tuesday, May 1, 7–9 p.m.
Tickets are $25 for the general public,  $20 for Walters members, and $10 for students with ID.
Media Contact:
Amy Mannarino, 410-547-9000, ext. 277,
Please contact the Office of Public Relations by Thursday, April 26 to cover this event at the Walters.


Image Credit:
Intracellular Illustration Elizabeth Cook
Elizabeth Cook © 2012