Video Lectures

The Grotesque 10: Amazing Architectural Sculpture from Ten American Colleges & Universities

Traveling to ten universities around the country, Mathew Duman photographed many of the unique grotesques and gargoyles roosting on their academic buildings. In this program, Duman will present a selection of sculptures in an illustrated lecture along with the history and humor these campuses offer.

The Grotesque 10 are:

  • Northwestern University
  • The University of Chicago
  • Princeton University
  • Yale University
  • Trinity College in Hartford, Ct.
  • Bryn Mawr College
  • The City College of New York
  • Duke University
  • The University of Pennsylvania
  • Washington University in St. Louis

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