Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 7 p.m.: Joanne Pillsbury, Metropolitan Museum of Art Andrall E. Pearson Curator in the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. Reception at 6:15 p.m. Mason Auditorium, Homewood Campus
Please join the Department of the History of Art for the 2015 Rosen Lecture Darby English, Starr Director of the Research and Academic Programs Clark Art Institute Title: Outside Things Mudd Hall, Room 26 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 MSEL M-level, 5:00 – 7:00 pm Romanian-born French poet Isidore Isou (1925-2007) founded Lettrism in Paris in the late 1940s. Emerging from the pre-WWII avant-gardes Futurism, Dada, and Surrealism, Lettrism presents itself as “chiseling” received forms of communication, carving language down to individual letters and likewise reducing artistic mediums to their […]