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February, 2013

Leonard Folgarait Edits Book on Mexican Muralism

A multi-author volume that deals critically and from a variety of thematic perspectives with Mexican mural painting—its problems, achievements, failures, and legacy—became the project of three editors and contributors: Leonard Folgarait, professor of history of art, Vanderbilt University; Alejandro Anreus, professor of art history and Latin American/Latino Studies, William Paterson University; and Robin Adèle Greeley,…

Posted by on February 27, 2013 in HART, VRC

Sarratt Gallery Features Work of Ana Serrano Through March 25

Ana Serrano is a first-generation, Mexican American born in Los Angeles, California. Inspired by both of these cultural contexts, she creates work utilizing a variety of media, including drawing, collage, sculpture, and motion. The current exhibit in Sarratt Gallery features her work, on view through Monday, March 25. Her work references those in low socioeconomic…

Posted by on February 27, 2013 in Events, VRC

Christopher Johns to Lecture at Pierpont Morgan Library

Christopher M. S. Johns, Norman and Roselea Goldberg Professor of History of Art, will lecture on Piranesi and the Warwick Vase: Image, Text, Fragments and Fictions in European Neoclassicism at the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York on March 4. The lecture is part of a symposium devoted to artist’s letters. The Morgan Library has…

Posted by on February 26, 2013 in HART, Lectures, VRC

StudioVU Lecture Series Features Antoni Muntadas on February 27

StudioVU: The Department of Art Lecture Series welcomes multidisciplinary installation and media artist Antoni Muntadas, who will address “Projects and Protocols” in his lecture on Wednesday, February 27, at 6:00 p.m. in Wilson Hall, Room 126, on the Vanderbilt University campus. Muntadas has worked to address social, political and communications issues through his photography, video,…

Posted by on February 26, 2013 in Events, Lectures, VRC

Tim Winters to Lecture on the Parthenon Marbles in Nashville

Tim Winters, professor of classics in the department of languages and literature, Austin Peay State University, will deliver the American Institute of Archaeology lecture on Tuesday, February 26, at 7 p.m. at the Nashville Parthenon in Centennial Park. His lecture is entitled “Belle Kinney, Leopold Scholz, and the Parthenon Marbles in Nashville.” Winters (Ph.D., Ohio…

Posted by on February 25, 2013 in Events, HART, VRC

Tucumcari Photographs by Jeremiah Ariaz On View in Space 204

The Department of Art welcomes to Space 204 an exhibition of compelling photographs by Jeremiah Ariaz. On display from February 21 through March 14, Tucumcari documents a once thriving, now uncertain New Mexico community. An opening reception will be held Thursday, February 21, from 4 to 6 p.m. The Tucumcari project, four years in the…

Posted by on February 12, 2013 in Events, VRC

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