Friday, April 29, 2022
Georges André Malraux

The European Studies Group will present a virtual guest lecture by Professor Estrella de Diego of the Universidad Complutense (UCM) from 2:00-3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4, via Zoom. 

An art historian, curator, and member of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts and of the board of trustees of the Museo del Prado, Estrella de Diego will deliver a talk entitled "Negotiating Museum Narratives," discussing topics from her forthcoming book, The Prado Unnoticed.

This event is free and open to the public.

headshot of Estrella de Diego

Estrella de Diego is an essayist, professor at the Universidad Complutense (UCM) in Madrid, and a full academy member of the Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando de Madrid. She has served as King Juan Carlos I Chair of Spanish Culture and Civilization (NYU); the XIII Luis Ángel Arango International Chair of Art (Banco de la República, Bogotá); and was appointed the Ida Cordelia Beam Distinguished Professorship (The University of Iowa) in 2017–2018.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Luis Martin-Estudillo in advance at, or 319-335-2229.