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|Next AIA-Orange County Society Lecture
Sunday, November 15, 2015, 2:00-4:00 PM
Neolithic Site of Akrotiri on Santorini:
History and Frescoes
at Concordia University
Dr. Irini Vallera-Rickerson will speak on the archaelogical site of Akrotiri on Santorini, its history and frescoes. Systematic Excavations of this site started in 1967 by Greek archeologist Spiridon Marinatos, with his efforts and passion continued today under of the guidance of professor Christos Doumas.
Find out why professor Marinatos chose this unique area of the island to excavate and enjoy the beautiful frescoes, pottery, and culture found in the ancient settlement of Akrotiri. Go behind the scenes where you can witness the work done in the lab restoring these frescoes!
For more information on Dr. Vallera-Rickerson, click here.
Additional Information for Lectures at Concordia University ...
Refreshments will be served after the meeting.
Members - Free (members may also bring a guest free of charge)
Non-members - $5 suggested contribution
Students - Free
DeNault Auditorium in Grimm Hall
1530 Concordia West
Take Jeffrey Drive south from the San Diego Freeway (I-405)
Jeffrey Drive becomes University Drive south of the 405 Freeway
Turn left at Ridgeline Dr. and go a very short block
Turn right at Concordia East
Pick up a free parking pass at the gate house.
Park in visitor parking opposite Grimm Hall (see campus map)