Art History

August 20, 2019

Paige Howarth (AH MA candidate) serves as Exhibitions Intern at Winterthur

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

Paige Howarth (AH MA candidate) worked as an Exhibitions Intern at Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library in the summer of 2019.  She designed and built an online exhibition for a show which closed in the spring (Striking Beauties) and for the upcoming Delaware Antiques show (Irresistibly Irish). Read More

August 20, 2019

Maeve Coudrelle travels to Buenos Aires and Santiago for doctoral research

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

Maeve Coudrelle (AH PhD candidate) travelled to Buenos Aires, Argentina and Santiago, Chile in teh Summer of 2019 in order to research her dissertation, "The Imprint of Pan-Americanism: Chilean Graphic Biennials, 1963-70".  Her travel was supported by the Getty Foundation Graduate Intern scholarship and a Dean's Grant for Research. Read More

August 20, 2019

Art History students work in Crete in the Summer of 2019

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

Tenninger Kellenbarger (AH PhD student), Leanna Kolonauski (AH PhD candidate), Rachel Salmon (AH PhD student), Sydney Sarasin (AH PhD candidate), and Lauren Wilson (AH grad student) spent part of their summer working at INSTAP, a research center in Crete, with Dr. Betancourt (emeritus) on various archaeological projects.  They are pictured here on a "field trip" to Knossos to study the Aegean Bronze age palatial site. Read More

June 7, 2019

Marcia B. Hall’s new book explores the “Power of Color”

Author: Zachary Vickers

After five years of research, Marcia B. Hall’s latest exploration of color in European painting is here. Yale University Press has published The Power of Color: Five Centuries of European Painting, a sequel of sorts to her 1992 book, Color and Meaning, which explored color in the Renaissance. This time, Hall’s research carries the reader on a journey that reaches into the 20th century. “The Power of Color extends to World War I,” Hall said. I wanted to capture the larger picture of how techniques and making developed in the early modern period, which has never been studied.” The Power of Color covers a 500-year period of innovation and discovery in the world of art that spurred new visual effects and strategies.  Read More

May 6, 2019

Marlise Brown (PhD candidate, Art History) selected to participate in the CCL/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

The Center for Curatorial Leadership (CCL) hosts the seminar, which will be held this summer (2019) in New York. It is a two-week intensive program where participants attend workshops, meet with curators, directors, educators, and trustees from New York museums and cultural institutions. Each participant is paired with a curator in the city who will act as a mentor. Read More

April 25, 2019

Lauren Rosenblum (MA, Art History 2012) selected to write essay for "Hannah Wilke: Sculpture in the Landscape" catalog

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

The "Hannah Wilkie: Sculpture in the Landscape"  is at Temple Contemporary from April 25 to July 12, 2019.  Lauren, as an alumna of the Art History program, was selected to help write the catalog of the show by the Hannah Willie Collection & Archive.  As an emerging scholar whose research interests in the history of feminist art practice and the landscape, Lauren was an ideal match for this project.  The work on this essay, "Before her Landscape, a Backdrop of Hannah WIlkie's "California Series"", included a research trip to the Hannah Wilkie Collection & Archive in Los Angeles. Funding for the exhibit was generously provided by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, the Tyler School of Art and Architecture's Office of the Dean, and the Department of Exhibitions & Public Programs, and Temple University's General Activities Fund. Read More


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