Jennifer Jolly, Associate Professor in the the Department of Art History, has received an NEH Research Fellowship for her project "Mexican President Lázaro Cárdenas's Legacy as a Nation Builder through His Art Patronage in Michoacan’s Lake District." The research is part of Professor Jolly's book-in-progress Creating Pátzcuaro, Creating Mexico, which examines Lázaro Cardenas’ extensive patronage in and around Pátzcuaro and pairs it with a history of images of this region in considering how the area figures historically in the post-revolutionary re-imagining of Mexico.
Baldwin, who holds a B.A. in Art History and Studio Arts from Wesleyan University and a M.F.A. in Drawing and Textiles from the California College of...
The Handwerker Gallery is pleased to be hosting the 2012 Department of Art History Senior Symposium on Tuesday, May 24, from 6.00-8.00 p.m.. Please come join us in celebration of the culmination of student projects presented by Katie Gaines, Elizabeth Hurley, Nora Kharmoudi, and Stephanie Sang Delgado. The annual Art History Prize will be bestowed at the end of the program.
The Art History Department and Women's Studies Program invite you to join us for a talk by Patricia Mathews on French artist Suzanne Valadon. The talk, entitled "The Disorienting Nudes of Suzanne Valadon: Masquerade, Repetition, and the Body at Ease," will consider late 19th and early 20th century paintings by a former artist's model who becomes a painter in her own right.