New freshman, transfers and change of majors joining the Department of Art History this fall are invited to join us on August 19th from 12:00-2:00 pm for an exciting lunch reception and orientation.
News and Events
Lynne Cooke, Andrew Mellon Professor, CASVA, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC will present her talk “Outside In: Self Taught Artists Engage the Contemporary Mainstream” on Friday, April 18, 2014 at 2:00pm.
Oliver Hall – Physical Sciences Building
The Departments of Painting and Printmaking and Art History present Passage, Search Interdefinite, Performance Art by Ashmina Ranjit, Internationally Renowned Artist from Nepal and VCU Fulbright Senior Artist at VCU.
Thursday, March 20th
The Fishbowl Gallery
Fine Arts Building
1000 West Broad Street, Room 301
Colin Lang, Assistant Professor in the Department of Art History will present his lecture “The Concrete Experiment in Art and Music after 1945″ on Friday, January 24, 2014. This lecture is presented by the VCUarts Art History Graduate Student Association.
Mitchell Merling, Paul Mellon Curator and Head of the Department of European Art at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts will present his lecture “The Importance of Connoisseurship” on Friday, February 7, 2014. This lecture is presented by the VCUarts Art History Graduate Student Association.
The VCUarts Art History Graduate Student Association presents “Developing a Global Art History Curriculum”, an Alumni Workshop on Friday, March 7, 2014. Guest speaker Margaret Richardson, PhD Alumni and Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History at Christopher Newport University will present her lecture “An Ecology of Culture: The Legacy of K.G. Subramanyan”.
Lisa Freiman, Director of the Institute for Contemporary Arts will present her talk “The ICA at VCU” on Friday, April 4, 2014. This event is presented by the VCUarts Art History Graduate Student Association.
Katharine Lina Hartman Wells, Craft History Post Doctorate Fellow for the Department of Craft and Material Studies will present a lecture on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 at 5pm in the Art Foundation Building located at 609 Bowe Street on the fifth floor of the Bowe St Parking Deck, Room 535. Katharine is currently teaching Craft History since 1945 and a graduate level Craft History course.
Rebecca Hall, Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Art History will present her lecture Northern Thailand Cremation Structures: Palaces, Mythical Birds and the Transition to Heaven on Friday, November 22, 2013 at 2:30pm.
Buford House, 922 W. Franklin St.
Seminar Room 202