News & Announcements Archive

2015 Rosen Lecture

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 Tuesday, September 22, 2015 6:00 p.m.


Exhibition opening: “Presenting: Lettrism”

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 […]


“Merce Cunningham and His Legacies”

Date/Time: Thu. Feb. 19, 2015, 4–6 p.m. Location: Gilman 208 Details: The Department of the History of Art will host a graduate workshop on “Merce Cunningham and His Legacies” with presentations by: Carrie Noland Professor of French, University of California, Irvine Katherine Markoski Postdoctoral Fellow, Smithsonian American Art Museum Organized by: Dr. Molly Warnock Assistant […]


Old Things/New Approaches: Museums, Universities, and the Public Humanities

Date/Time: Mon. Feb. 9, 2015, 5:30–7:30 p.m. Location: Johns Hopkins University Mason Hall Auditorium Details: “Old Things/New Approaches: Museums, Universities, and the Public Humanities” Elizabeth Rodini, Director, Program in Museums and Society; Teaching Professor, History of Art Department; Krieger School of Arts & Sciences 90-minute program to begin promptly at 5:30 p.m.; followed by food, […]


Save the Date: Graduate Workshop, February 2015

The department will host a graduate workshop on “Merce Cunningham and His Legacies” with presentations by Carrie Noland (Professor of French, University of California, Irvine) and Katherine Markoski (Postdoctoral Fellow, Smithsonian American Art Museum). February 19, 2015, 4-6 p.m. (tentative), location TBA.