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Fine Arts Gallery Exhibit of Contemporary Mosaics Opens March 13 in Cohen Hall

Embodied: Mosaic Arts International 2019 Invitational, an exhibition surveying figurative works by five renowned mosaic artists working today, will open on Wednesday, March 13, in Vanderbilt’s Fine Arts Gallery in Cohen Memorial Hall on the Peabody campus. Join us for the opening reception from 5 to 7 pm in the atrium. Featured artists are Lilian…

Posted by on March 11, 2019 in Events, Fine Arts Gallery, HART, News, Vanderbilt University, Visual Resources Center, VRC

Vivien Fryd Featured in ART+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon, Radio Interviews

As part of the Vanderbilt Libraries’ annual ART+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon, Vivien Fryd, professor of history of art, will be the featured speaker.The event will be held on Wednesday, March 13, from 11 am to 1 pm in the Central Library, room 418A. Those attending will create, edit and add material to Wikipedia about women artists,…

Posted by on March 11, 2019 in Events, HART, News, Vanderbilt University, Visual Resources Center, VRC


Indulge in Indies, Thought-Provoking Documentaries, Classic Cinema and International Films Through Kanopy

Vanderbilt Libraries is now hosting Kanopy, an online video streaming service for universities that offers thousands of titles on a broad range of subjects, including anthropology, art, architecture, gender and race, environment and sustainability, health, law, media, politics and psychology/sociology. Kanopy has an extensive library of classic films, from silent-era shorts to groundbreaking international features….

Posted by on January 5, 2018 in HART, News, Student/Alumni, Technology, Visual Resources Center, VRC


Insight Series Q&A Forum at Fisk University Features Lauren Haynes on September 23

Lauren Haynes, curator of contemporary art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas, will speak at the Insight Series Q&A Forum at Fisk University on Saturday afternoon, September 23.  Moderated by Jamaal Sheats, director and curator of Fisk University Galleries, the forum will be held at 2:00 pm in the second floor rotunda…

Posted by on September 21, 2017 in Events, History of Art, Nashville Arts, News, Visual Resources Center


Norman Yoffee Opens Classical and Mediterranean Studies Lecture Series on September 19

Old Assyrian texts from Mesopotamia, ca. 1950-1750 BCE, shed light on merchants and markets in Mesopotamia and the relationship between merchants and the Old Assyrian state. In his September 19 lecture entitled New Perspectives on Ancient Trade, Mesopotamia ca. 1950-1750 BCE, Norman Yoffee, professor emeritus, Departments of Near Eastern Studies and Anthropology, University of Michigan,…

Posted by on September 18, 2017 in Events, HART, Lectures, News, Visual Resources Center

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