News & Announcements Archive

November 1: Style & Status in Early Athens

The Department of the History of Art presents a lectures by Prof. Nathan Arrington of Princeton University. The lecture is entitled, “Style and Status in Early Athens” and will be held in Hudson 110 at 6:00 p.m. The talk is coordinated by Prof. Marian Feldman.


October 16: “The Senses in Medieval Culture” Symposium

The Walters Art Museum will host a symposium entitled, “The Senses in Medieval Culture”in honor of the opening of the exhibition, A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe. The symposium will be held in the Graham Auditorium at the Walters Art Museum on October 16, 2016 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. There will […]


October 25: Arcing the Horizon: The Curvature, the Spheres, and the Plane of Representation

The Department of the History of Art presents the Graduate Student Lecture Series with a talk by Professor Beate Fricke of University of California, Berkley. Prof. Fricke’s lecture is entitled, “Arcing the Horizon: The Curvature, the Spheres, and the Plane of Representation.” The lecture will be held in Maryland 110 at 6:00 p.m.


November 3: In the Shadow of Khosrow

The Department of the History of Art presents the Graduate Student Lecture Series with a talk by Professor Benjamin Anderson of Cornell University. Prof. Anderson’s lecture is entitled, “In the Shadow of Khosrow.” The lecture will be held at 6:00 p.m. in Gilman 50.


History of Art students awarded Austen-Stokes Research Stipend, and Gilman Award

The Department of the History of Art congratulates Mary Seo on winning the Austen-Stokes Research Stipend for Undergraduate Research, and Rocio Oliva on winning the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for study abroad. The Austen-Stokes Research Stipend for Undergraduate Research enables students to realize current or proposed overseas projects and to encourage new projects in […]


Prof. Mitchell Merback Named Guggenheim Fellow

The Department of the History of Art is delighted to announce that Professor Mitchell B. Merback has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship for his project, Recognitions: Visual Poetics and Narrative Experience in Medieval and Renaissance Art. Please see the press release from the Guggenheim Foundation for more information. A write-up was also included in a recent […]