Monday, September 22, 2014

Rogue Taxidermy! Lost Museums! Animal Mummies! Morbid Anatomy Events this Week and Beyond in New York and London

Morbid Anatomy has a number of fantastic events taking place The Morbid Anatomy Museum in Brooklyn AND at a variety of spaces around London in the days and weeks to come!

For a list of all upcoming events, please click here. If you like what you see, please consider supporting this kind of programming by becoming a member (with all the benefits that entails!) by clicking here, or making a donation by clicking here

Thanks, and hope to see you at one of these great upcoming events!

Events This Week

In Brooklyn, at The Morbid Anatomy Museum (424 A Third Avenue, Brooklyn)
• Sex and Death at Père-Lachaise: Aimé-Jules Dalou’s Tomb of Victor Noir. An Illustrated Lecture with Caterina Y. Pierre, Ph.D, professor of Art History at CUNY Kingsborough Community College in Brooklyn
Monday, September 22nd, 8pm, $8, Tickets (and more info) here

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes and Other Lessons from the Crematory. An Illustrated Lecture and Book Signing with Caitlin Doughty, licensed mortician and the host and creator of the "Ask a Mortician"
SOLD OUT THIS Tuesday, September 23rd, 8pm, $5, Tickets (and more info) here


Fur-Ever Friends: Animal Mummies. An illustrated lecture with Ava Forte Vitali, Metropolitan Museum of Art

THIS Thursday, September 25, 8pm, $8, Tickets (and more info) here

Near-death by Aspirin, Secondary Syphilis and Gerbils on X-ray: The Notorious Reminiscences of Dr. Stuart Fischer
Friday, September 26th, 8pm, $8, Tickets (and more info) here

Anthropomorphic Mouse (One or Two Headed) Taxidermy Class with Divya Anantharaman
Saturday September 27th, 12pm-5pm, $110-$125, Tickets (and more info) here

The Victorian Art of Hair Jewelry : Workshop with Jeweler Karen BachmannTHIS Sunday, September 28th, 1pm-6pm, $105, Tickets (and more info) here 
In London:
Morbid Attractor - Haunted Taxonomies: Robert Williams: Dis Manibus and Roger Luckhurst: Voids, Corridors, Wires
LONDON, The Horse Hospital, 1 Colonnade, London, WC1N 1JD
THIS Tuesday 23 September,
Doors 7.30pm, Tickets £5/7; Tickets (and more info) here

The Thing Is... Morbid Anatomy
LONDON, The Wellcome Collection
THIS Thursday 25 September 2014, 7pm; Tickets (and more info) here 

OFFSITE AT THE BELL HOUSE: Atlas Obscura and Morbid Anatomy Museum Present Rogue Taxidermy Fair and Taxidermy Art Book Release
Sunday, October 5, 3pm, $8, Tickets (and more info) here

Headless Horseman Variety Show: Mini-lectures, Physiognomy, and a Visit from the Headless Horseman!
Thursday, October 16th, 8pm, $20, Tickets (and more info) here

How to Look Inside the Brain: An Illustrated Lecture by Carl Schoonover" An Illustrated Lecture by Carl Schoonover, author of "Portraits of the Mind, Visualizing the Brain from Antiquity to the 21st Century"
Sunday, Wednesday October 22
, 8pm, $8, Tickets (and more info) here  

Morbid Anatomy Children's Halloween Party
Sunday, October 26th, 1pm-4pm, FREE, RSVP here, More info here

Anthropomorphic Mouse (One or Two Headed!) Taxidermy Class with Divya Anantharaman
Saturday November 1st, 12pm-5pm, $110-$125, Tickets (and more info) here

That Dark Cabinet: Building the Morbid Anatomy Museum: An illustrated lecture by Robert Kirkbride, Ph.D., director of studio ‘patafisico,' and Associate Dean of Parsons School of Constructed Environments
Sunday, Tuesday, November 11th, 8pm, $8, Tickets (and more info) here    

Re-Collecting the Lost Museum: The Curious Afterlives of Natural History Specimens: An Evening with the Jenks Society for Lost Museums
Sunday, November 22, 8pm, $8, Tickets (and more info) here 
Photo above: The lost Jenks Museum

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