Magic Lantern: Talks on Film and Art

Curated and hosted by Robert Horton, film critic, Magic Lantern was a series of screenings and talks (with accompanying film clips) that used the Frye’s exhibitions and collections as the impetus for discussion of film-related topics.

Upcoming Events

Canceled
Jazz in the City | Greta Matassa
Jazz in the City | Greta Matassa

Canceled
Jazz in the City | Josephine Howell
Jazz in the City | Josephine Howell

Wednesday, January 6 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, January 13 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, January 20 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Thursday, January 21 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Third Thursday Happy Hour Tour

Wednesday, January 27 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, February 3 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Friday, February 5 10:30 – 11:30 am
Small Frye: Storytelling + Art
In Partnership with Seattle Children's Theatre

Wednesday, February 10 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, February 17 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Thursday, February 18 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Third Thursday Happy Hour Tour

Wednesday, February 24 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, March 3 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Friday, March 5 10:30 – 11:30 am
Small Frye: Storytelling + Art
In Partnership with Seattle Children's Theatre

Wednesday, March 10 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, March 17 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Thursday, March 18 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Third Thursday Happy Hour Tour

Wednesday, March 24 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, March 31 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Friday, April 2 10:30 – 11:30 am
Small Frye: Storytelling + Art
In Partnership with Seattle Children's Theatre

Wednesday, April 7 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Tuesday, April 13 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Alzheimer's Café at the Frye

Wednesday, April 14 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Thursday, April 15 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Third Thursday Happy Hour Tour

Wednesday, April 21 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, April 28 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, May 5 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Friday, May 7 10:30 – 11:30 am
Small Frye: Storytelling + Art
In Partnership with Seattle Children's Theatre

Tuesday, May 11 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Alzheimer's Café at the Frye

Wednesday, May 12 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, May 19 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Thursday, May 20 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Third Thursday Happy Hour Tour

Wednesday, May 26 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, June 2 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Friday, June 4 10:30 – 11:30 am
Small Frye: Storytelling + Art
In Partnership with Seattle Children's Theatre

Tuesday, June 8 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Alzheimer's Café at the Frye

Wednesday, June 9 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, June 16 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Thursday, June 17 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Third Thursday Happy Hour Tour

Wednesday, June 23 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, June 30 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Friday, July 2 10:30 – 11:30 am
Small Frye: Storytelling + Art
In Partnership with Seattle Children's Theatre

Wednesday, July 7 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Tuesday, July 13 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Alzheimer's Café at the Frye

Wednesday, July 14 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Thursday, July 15 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Third Thursday Happy Hour Tour

Wednesday, July 21 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, July 28 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, August 4 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Friday, August 6 10:30 – 11:30 am
Small Frye: Storytelling + Art
In Partnership with Seattle Children's Theatre

Tuesday, August 10 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Alzheimer's Café at the Frye

Wednesday, August 11 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, August 18 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Thursday, August 19 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Third Thursday Happy Hour Tour

Wednesday, August 25 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Wednesday, September 1 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Friday, September 3 10:30 – 11:30 am
Small Frye: Storytelling + Art
In Partnership with Seattle Children's Theatre

Wednesday, September 8 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Tuesday, September 14 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Alzheimer's Café at the Frye

Wednesday, September 15 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Mindfulness Meditation

Thursday, September 16 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Third Thursday Happy Hour Tour

About Robert Horton


Robert Horton writes about film for The Herald (Everett, Washington) and Seattle Weekly, and teaches in the Film Studies program at Seattle University. He is the author of Billy Wilder: Interviews (University Press of Mississippi, 2001) and Frankenstein (Columbia University Press, 2014), and his obituary on the acting career of Frank Sinatra was selected for the Best American Movie Writing 1999 omnibus (New York: St. Martin’s Griffin, 1999). He is a regular contributor to Film Comment magazine and co-author of the graphic novel Rotten. He appears annually at the Port Townsend Film Festival, and is a speaker for Humanities Washington and Smithsonian Journeys. He has been curating the monthly Magic Lantern program at the Frye Art Museum  since February 2005.



Photo: Ryan Schierling