News & Announcements Archive

“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.


Graduate Students Awarded Special Fellowships

Rachel Danford was awarded a 2-year pre-doctoral Kress Foundation Institutional Fellowship, to conduct her research at the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte in Munich, to advance her dissertation on the use of stucco in early medieval architectural sculpture. Nathan Dennis was awarded a 2-year Rome Prize in Ancient Studies from the American Academy in Rome, to advance […]


Making Medieval Art Come Alive

History of Art PhD alumnus C. Griffin Mann, the Michel David-Weill Curator in Charge of the Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, was featured in the latest issue of Arts & Sciences Magazine. Read the article here.