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February 11, 2020

Art History graduate students to participate in "Living Histories of Art from Latin America" workshop

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

The Department of Art History and Archaeology at the University of Maryland is pleased to announce Living Histories of Art from Latin America: A Workshop with Gerardo Mosquera, to be held on March 5-6, 2020.  Co-organized with the History of Art & Architecture Department at the University of Pittsburgh and the Department of Art History at Temple University, this workshop brings together advanced graduate students in the Middle Atlantic region who are studying modern and contemporary Latin American and Latinx art.   Read More

January 28, 2020

Danielle Abdon to speak at four conferences this spring

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

Danielle Abdon (PhD anticipated May 2020) will be giving four papers this spring: College Art Association: “Latrines and Sewers for the Sick Poor: Waste Management in Italian Renaissance" (supported by the Dean of Tyler School of Art and Architecture) Renaissance Society of America: "The Hospital de las Cinco Llagas: Negotiating Physical and Spiritual Health in Sixteenth-Century Seville” Read More

November 6, 2019

Position open: Assistant or Associate Professor, tenure-track: Specialist of the ancient Mediterranean

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

The Department of Art History of Tyler School of Art and Architecture invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate rank in the specialization of the arts and archaeology of the ancient Mediterranean and Near East (ca. 3000 BCE-100 BCE), to complement areas already represented by faculty in the department. We are especially interested in candidates who are working on projects in the digital humanities, who could provide our students with methodological innovation and who are engaged in collaborative and interdisciplinary approaches to the archaeology, art and architecture of the region. Read More

September 13, 2019

Leah Modigliani's book reviewed by RACAR

Author: Jane DeRose Evans

Leah Modigliani, head of the Tyler School of Art and Architecture's Visual Studies Program, had her recent book, Engendering an Avant-Garde: The Unsettled Landscapes of Vancouver Photo-Conceptualism, reviewed in RACAR 2019. The reviewer called her book "an admirable work that brings dispassionate clarity to persistent hegemonic structures in the art world." Read more here. Read More

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