Student News: Andrianna Campbell Participates in the Getty Research Institute’s African American Art History Initiative

The African American Art History Initiative is an ambitious program to establish the Getty Research Institute as a major center for the study of African American art history. As part of the project, the GRI is initiating collaborations with partner institutions and scholars, including Andrianna Campbell–a PhD candidate in art history at the Graduate Center–Kellie Jones, Mark Godfrey, Bridget Cooks, Erin Christovale, and The Studio Museum in Harlem. Continue reading “Student News: Andrianna Campbell Participates in the Getty Research Institute’s African American Art History Initiative”

Student News: Amanda Wasielewski’s Book “Made in Brooklyn: Artists, Hipsters, Makers, Gentrifiers” Coming June 29

Published by Zero Books, Made in Brooklyn is a belated critique of the Maker Movement: from its origins in the nineteenth century to its impact on labor and its entanglement in the neoliberal economic model of the tech industry. Continue reading “Student News: Amanda Wasielewski’s Book “Made in Brooklyn: Artists, Hipsters, Makers, Gentrifiers” Coming June 29″

Student News: Doctoral Candidate Siwin Lo to Represent The Graduate Center at the IFA/Frick Symposium

On Friday, April 27, Siwin will give her paper “Becoming Digital, Becoming Textile: Medium and Mediation in the Lives of The Tree,” which draws on her research on abstraction and appropriation in the work of Agnes Martin, Sherrie Levine, Yayoi Kusama, and Bridget Riley. Continue reading “Student News: Doctoral Candidate Siwin Lo to Represent The Graduate Center at the IFA/Frick Symposium”

Student News: Andrianna Campbell Co-launches apricota, a New Journal of Modern and Contemporary Art History and Criticism

Edited by Graduate Center doctoral candidate Andrianna Campbell and Reed College visiting assistant professor Joanna Fiduccia, apricota is conceived as as an “antidote to the cool remove of many forums for art historical scholarship.”  Issue 1 is dedicated to the theme of fights, “from the verbal spat to the gloves-off brawl.” Continue reading “Student News: Andrianna Campbell Co-launches apricota, a New Journal of Modern and Contemporary Art History and Criticism”

Faculty News: Katherine Manthorne Organizes “The Rockies & The Alps: Bierstadt, Calame, And The Romance Of The Mountains” at the Newark Museum

On view from March 24 through August 19, 2018, Dr. Manthorne’s exhibition places Newark’s renowned collection of 19th-century landscape painting in dialogue with European alpine painting of the same period.  Continue reading “Faculty News: Katherine Manthorne Organizes “The Rockies & The Alps: Bierstadt, Calame, And The Romance Of The Mountains” at the Newark Museum”

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