Every year a committee comprised of graduate students and one faculty member organizes a yearlong series of lectures by prominent scholars, curators, and visual artists on various topics in art history.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 | 5:30 p.m.
101 Recitation Hall
H. Perry Chapman
Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Art History, University of Delaware
"It is no Herezy to outlymn Apelles": Rivalry Around Rembrandt and Vermeer
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 | 5:30 p.m.
006 Willard Hall Education Building
Curator and Associate Professor, University Museum and Department of Art History, Kent State University
Women and Fashion in the Great War
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 | 5:30 p.m.
205 Kirkbride Lecture Hall
Assistant Professor, Department of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University
An Early Christian Michelangelo?
Thursday, December 7, 2017 | 5:30 p.m.
101 Recitation Hall
ANDREW W. MELLON CURATORIAL TRACK PH.D. LECTURE
Samsung Senior Curator of Asian Art, Guggenheim Museum, New York
The State of the Field: A Short History of Global Art
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 | 5:30 p.m.
WAYNE CRAVEN LECTURE
Assistant Professor and Queen’s National Scholar, Department of Art History and Art Conservation, Queen’s University
Between Chacmool and Gerard Sekoto: James Houston’s Inuit Modernism in the 1940s
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 | 5:30 p.m.
Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, Yale University
The Photographic Relic
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 | 5:30 p.m.
Graduate Student Research Presentations
Moderated by Jessica L. Horton
Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, University of Delaware
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 | 5:30 p.m.
Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Art History, University of Minnesota
Crafting the Spatial Cosmologies of the Iranian Expanse: Transforming Ancient Iranian Identity through Landscape, and the Built Environment
Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 5:30 p.m.
WILLIAM I. HOMER LECTURE
Freeman Family Curator of Photographs, Prints, and Drawings, New Orleans Museum of Art
Looking Again: Photography’s Many Histories