News & Announcements Archive

Congratulations, Prof. Lakey!

The Department of the History of Art is delighted to announce that Prof. Christopher Lakey has received two fellowship for the upcoming academic year 2017-2018. Prof. Lakey has been awarded a CRIA Fellow at Villa I Tatti, Florence (Harvard Center for Italian Studies) and a Gerda Henkel Stiftung Fellowship. For more information about both awards, […]


Congratulations, Prof. Brown!

The Department of the History of Art is delighted to share that Prof. Rebecca Brown’s new book, Displaying Time: The Many Temporalities of the Festival of India, has just been published by the University of Washington Press. “Displaying Time is an original and compelling contribution to scholarship on South Asian art and exhibition practices. Focusing […]


“Asger Jorn and CoBrA” Exhibition to open April 26

Exhibition opening: “Asger Jorn and CoBrA” 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, 2017 in MSEL M-level Please join us for the opening of a student-curated exhibition, organized in conjunction with Professor Molly Warnock’s course, “The ‘Long Sixties’ in Europe.” Throughout his prolific career, Danish painter, sculptor, and author Asger Jorn, 1914-1973, consistently upheld the revolutionary potential […]


Student Rocio Oliva awarded Fulbright

Congratulations to Rocio Oliva, a current History of Art major, who has recently been awarded a Fulbright scholarship to study in Peru. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students.


Workshop with Dr. Sven Dupré on April 5

The History of Art Departments presents a workshop, co-sponsored with the Singleton Center, with Dr. Sven Dupré, Utrecht University, in Gilman 177 from 10 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. The workshop is titled, “The Materiality of Renaissance Perspective,” will be introduced by Prof. Christopher Lakey, of the History of Art Department.


Lecture by Dr. Sven Dupré on April 4

The Graduate Student Lecture series and Singleton Center present a lecture by Dr. Sven Dupré, Utrecht University, at 6 p.m. on April 4 in Mergenthaler 111. The lecture is entitled “Technical Art History: The Historicity of Materials and the Re-Enactment of Historical Processes of Making.”