Upcoming Lectures

Dr. Petti is often invited to lecture at universities, museums, and Italian-American groups about the Connection Between Art and Anatomy in Italy. To schedule a talk at your institution, or if you have a question about an upcoming lecture, click here.

Upcoming 2019 Lectures!

  • San Diego Italian Film Festival
    Introduction of the film
    Caravaggio: The Soul and the Blood
    Thursday, September 19, 2019, 7:30 PM

    Museum of Photographic Arts, Balboa Park, San Diego

  • Convivio Society Lecture and Art Exhibition
    Dr. Petti will deliver the lecture Connecting Art, Anatomy, and Religion in the Italian Renaissance. A visually beautiful exploration of how religious works were influenced by the scientific endeavors of the Renaissance Masters. Afterwards, guests are invited to enter the Hoehn Family Galleries to view the exhibit Christ: Life, Death, and Resurrection – Italian Renaissance Drawings and Prints from the British Museum with over 40 original drawings and prints by Italian Renaissance artists—including Michelangelo, Fra Lippo Lippi, and others.
    Saturday, October 19, University of San Diego
    Lecture: 6:00 PM
    Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice Theatre
    Reception and Art Exhibit: 7:15
    Hoehn Family Galleries, Founders Hall

  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
    Department of Neuroscience Seminar Series
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    More details posted soon!