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Members-Only Virtual Events

While enjoying Carnegie Museums from Home, the Members-Only edition, you gain access to world-class curators and collections through exclusive experiences designed just for members. Can’t attend one of the live online events? In many cases, recordings will be posted on this page a few days after the event.

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an American blue jay on an Egyptian hieroglyph

Birds of a Feather: A Pittsburgh Bird Watcher’s Guide to Ancient Egypt

Thursday, July 29, 7 p.m. EST

Calling all nature lovers and history buffs! Do you enjoy birdwatching? Are you fascinated with the wonders of ancient Egypt? If you answered “yes” to either question, join resident Egyptologist Lisa Haney and Powdermill’s Bird Banding Program Manager Annie Lindsay as they discuss the significance of birds in ancient Egyptian culture, and reveal where to spot their favorite species here in Pittsburgh.

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Godfrey Frankenstein, Niagara Falls from Goat Island, 1848

Zoom In: Travel Log

Sunday, August 8, 2 p.m. EST

Travel logs are used by travelers to record their personal memories and experiences while having adventures abroad. Join a talented team of Carnegie Museum of Art docents for a virtual journey highlighting artists who’s works tell stories about their international wanderings. They’ll zoom in on the details that you may otherwise miss in the galleries.

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Godfrey Frankenstein, Niagara Falls from Goat Island, 1848, Paintings Acquisition Fund and gift of Dr. and Mrs. I. Golding, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Nussbaum, and Dr. and Mrs. John B. Talbott

a photo of $100 dollar bills in the shape of a brain

This is Your Brain, This Is Your Brain on Money

Thursday, August 12, 7 p.m. EST

Join Fort Pitt Capital and the Carnegie Science Center for an exploration of the human mind that will take you from Wall Street to the museum’s Bodyworks exhibition. Learn how your prefrontal cortex gets involved with making financial decisions, which common financial biases are just inherent survival instincts, and how science centers develop exhibits to teach visitors about the brain.

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Andy Warhol's Judy Garland ca. 1979

Virtual Warhol Tour: Pop Portraits

Thursday, August 19, 4 p.m. EST

Examine the many ways in which Warhol created portraits throughout his career, from painting and polaroids to silkscreen printing and screen tests. Warhol’s portrait subjects ranged from famous faces to friends in the Factory. Learn about the personalities behind the portraits in the galleries and explore Warhol’s artmaking processes in the studio.

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Andy Warhol, Judy Garland, ca. 1979, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; Founding Collection, Contribution The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. 1998.1.554