Tsugumi Maki Joiner, Ithaca College alum and head of gallery planning at the MFA Boston, will give a lecture titled "The Expanding Museum: Master Plan Expansion and the Renovation Projects of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston."
So you want to work in a museum? Join us in Handwerker Gallery on Wednesday, November 13 at noon to find out how to get the job of your dreams.
Associate Professor Jennifer Jolly (Department of Art History) presented a paper in Queretaro, Mexico, as part of the Annual International Art History Congress sponsored by UNAM’s Instituto de Investigaciones Esteticas. Fitting with the conference’s "Landscape in the Americas" theme, Jolly gave a paper entitled “Seeing Lake Pátzcuaro: Landscape, Art and Tourism in Cardentista Mexico,” which is part of her larger study of art, tourism, and nation-building in 1930s Mexico.
The Art History Department is hosting a lecture by artist and architect Dennis Maher, entitled "Assembled City Fragments," at 6pm on Tuesday, December 3rd in the Handwerker Gallery. Maher's visually striking and conceptually intriguing work engages the processes of disassembly and reconstitution through drawing, photography collages and constructions."
Mike Haaf (Chemistry) and Gary Wells (Art History) have co-authored a publication in the Journal of Chemical Education entitled "Investigating Art Objects through Collaborative Student Research Projects in an Undergraduate Chemistry and Art Course." The article can be viewed here: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/ed400145g