Visiting Artist-Scholar

Gallery Talk on Printmaking Scheduled in the SMGA

Visiting artist and alumnus William Hall will hold an exhibition walkthrough in the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, Tuesday, November 7 at 10:00 a.m. Hall will talk about prints in the current show, Contemporary Consolidated: Selections from the Permanent Collection. As a former master printer at the esteemed Pace Editions for three decades, Hall is

Visiting Artist Ridley Howard to Lecture

Tuscaloosa.– Artist Ridley Howard will give a public lecture on Thursday, November 9, at 7:00 p.m. in Gorgas Library 205 on UA campus. Georgia native Ridley Howard is a figurative painter and speaker and co-founder of the artist-run gallery 106 Green in Brooklyn, N.Y.  Howard’s work has been written about in the New York Times, Art

Artist Lecture: Cosmo Whyte

Jamaican artist Cosmo Whyte will give a talk titled, “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner,” about his multidisciplinary practice on Thursday, April 13 in Gorgas 205, 7:00 p.m. Whyte employs drawing, performance and sculpture to create conceptual work that explores how notions of identity are disrupted by migration. His visit is sponsored by The Kirby Endowment and the Department of Art

Artist Lecture: George Hunt

Memphis-based artist George Hunt will offer a lecture on his prolific career on Tuesday, March 28 at 7 p.m. in Gorgas Library 205. Hunt is one of the artists featured in the Paul R. Jones Gallery’s current exhibition, Freedom?, through April 28.  For more information contact Stacy Morgan, smorgan@ua.edu, (205) 534-3882. UA Event calendar page:

22nd Annual Graduate Student Symposium in Art History

About the 2017 Symposium   Photos: Flickr.com 2017 Graduate Student Presentations and Keynote Speaker   Ariana Panbechi, George Washington University, “Projections of Prestige: Aristocratic Portraiture of Qajar Iran” Isabel Lee-Rosson, University of North Texas, “American Diplomacy and Lebanese Art, ca. 1970: Contextualizing Paul Guiragossian’s Exhibitions in the United States” Mariana Gómez, University of South Florida, “Safe Conduct

UA Art and Art History Hosts 22nd Graduate Symposium

Graduate students from UA and around the country will present their research at the 22nd Annual Graduate Student Symposium in Art History at The University of Alabama on March 3, 2017. Art history grad students from UA, UAB and from institutions including George Washington University, Case Western Reserve and the University of Georgia, will present papers at

Kristin Schwain to Keynote Art History Symposium at UA

Dr. Kristin Schwain, Associate Professor of American Art at the University of Missouri, will give the keynote address at the 22nd Annual Graduate Student Symposium in Art History at UA on March 3, 2017. Schwain’s talk at 3:45 p.m. is titled, “Establishing an African American Eden: Samuel Albert Countee’s World War II Mural for Fort Leonard Wood’s Black Officers’ Club.”  The