Art History

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Adrian Forty
Art Studio Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Adrian Forty is a retired professor of Architectural History at University College London. He is author of Objects of Desire: Design and Society since 1750, Concrete and Culture: A Material History and Words and Buildings: A Vocabulary of Modern Architecture.

Lecture topic” “Was Concrete Modern?” from Forty’s book Concrete and Culture 

WHEN: Wed.,  Feb. 1 @ 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Manetti Shrem Museum, Community Education Room

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Briony Fer
Art Studio Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Briony Fer is professor of art history at University College London. Her books include Gabriel Orozco: Thinking in Circles, Eva Hesse Studiowork, The Infinite Line: Re-making Art after Modernism, and On Abstract Art.

Lecture: “The Transactions of Detail: Manet and Still Life” 

WHEN: Thu.,  Feb. 2 @ 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Manetti Shrem Museum, Community Education Room

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What Can I Do With This Major?

Location: Art Annex 107

This workshop will provide strategies for researching and discovering careers related to your career aspirations, including key areas and job titles for each major in the Arts Group. Learn about major related internships and where alumni are now. Majors include: Art Studio, Art History, Cinema & Digital Media, Design, Film Studies, Music, Technocultural Studies, and Theatre & Dance. Registration is not required

***This workshop will count toward the mandatory requirement for seniors.***

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Dona Nelson
Art Studio Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Painter Dona Nelson has had 12 solo exhibitions, including a 2000 survey show at the Weatherspoon Museum of Fine Art in Greensboro, North Carolina. She has also been featured in many group exhibitions throughout the country, including the 2013 Whitney Biennial, Her work is in the Metropolitan Museum of Fine Art and The Boston Museum of Fine Art collections.

WHEN: Feb. 9, 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Manetti Shrem Museum, Community Education Room

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The Life and Afterlife of Ancient Roman Architecture
February 10, 2017

The 2017 Templeton Colloquium in Art History will celebrate the distinguished career of Professor Lynn Roller, Chair of Art History, and Art History’s newest hire, Assistant Professor Alexandra Sofroniew, both experts of early Mediterranean visual and material cultures.

Speakers

Diane Favro, associate dean, School of the Arts and Architecture, and professor in architecture and urban design at UCLA.

“Wall, Stone, and Column: Process as Power in Augustan Rome”

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Catherine Murphy in Conversation with Karen Wilkin
Betty Jean and Wayne Thiebaud Endowed Lecture

“Catherine Murphy in Conversation with Karen Wilkin” will be the third Betty Jean and Wayne Thiebaud Endowed Lecture on Thursday, March 9, 2017. 

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Have You Thought About an Internship?

Location: Art Annex 107

An internship is a great opportunity to learn about career opportunities and develop work skills. Paid or unpaid internships offer an opportunity to gain valuable work experience, and define career paths. This workshop will provide ideas of how to find internships, and you will learn of internship opportunities for majors in the Arts Group. 

***This workshop will count toward the mandatory requirement for seniors.***

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Sharon M. Louden in conversation with Robin Hill and company
Art Studio Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Sharon M. Louden is an artist, educator, advocate for artists, and editor of the Living and Sustaining a Creative Life series of books. Her most recent book, The Artist as Culture Producer, will be available in March 2017. 

WHEN: Thur.,  Apr. 6 @ 4:30 p.m., book signing to follow

WHERE: Manetti Shrem Museum, Community Education Room

 

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