News & Announcements Archive

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.”

Graduate Student Symposium March 11

The Department of the History of Art proudly presents the annual Graduate Student Symposium at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 11, 2017 in Gilman 50. Symposium Schedule Time Speaker Description 10-10:45 a.m. Breakfast and coffee in Gilman 177 10:45-11 a.m. Opening Remarks 11-11:30 a.m. Ellie Bernick “Drawing Connections: Cesare da Sesto’s Sketchbook and the Production […]

February 7: Lecture with Joan Kee

The Program on East Asian Studies and History of Art Department present a lecture by Joan Kee, University of Michigan, on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in Hodson 210. Dr. Kee’s lecture is entitled “The Korean Adventures of Abstract Ink Painting.”

March 9: Distinguished Lecture in Art of the Ancient Americas

The Department of the History of Art presents the annual Austen-Stokes Distinguished Lecture in Art of the Ancient Americas . The speaker is Mary Ellen Miller, the Sterling Professor of Art, Yale University. The lecture will be held at 7 p.m. in the Mason Auditorium. At 3 p.m., there will be a talk with Dr. […]

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 […]

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.

Rethinking Place in South Asian and Islamic Art, 1500-Present

Place plays a fundamental role in the structuring of the discipline of Art History. And yet, place also limits the questions art historians can ask and impairs analysis of objects and locations in the interstices of established, ossified categories. The chapters in this interdisciplinary volume investigate place in all of its dynamism and complexity: several […]