The Department of the History of Art presents the 2016 Rosen Lecture, given by Dr. Michael Leja, entitled “An Archaeology of Image Culture: The Presidential Election of 1840” in Mergenthaler 111 at 6:00 p.m.
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The Department of the History of Art invites you to a reception/reunion at the College Art Association’s Annual Conference on February 4, 2016 from 5:30-7:00 PM. The reception will take place at Petits Plats, 2653 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008, a short 2 minute walk from the conference hotel. If you have questions, please […]
Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 7 p.m.: Joanne Pillsbury, Metropolitan Museum of Art Andrall E. Pearson Curator in the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. Reception at 6:15 p.m. Mason Auditorium, Homewood Campus
Join the Department of the History of Art for an interdisciplinary conference titled, “Does History Still Matter?,” on Friday, October 16 and Saturday, October 17, 2015. The conference will begin on Friday, October 16, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. in Gilman 50. For more information, please see the Program. Poster
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.
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 […]
Christopher P. Heuer Samuel H. Kress Senior Fellow, CASVA Tuesday, April 14 6:00 P.M. Hackerman B17 Presented by The Department of History of Art’s Graduate Student Lecture Series
Join the Department of the History of Art for the Distinguished Lecture in Art of the Ancient Americas with Joanne Pillsbury of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The lecture topic is “Building for the Beyond: Architectural Models from the Ancient Americas.” The lecture will be held on Friday, March 6, 2015, at 7 p.m. in Mason […]
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 […]
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, […]