Art and Art History Faculty/Staff Accolades Spring 2018

A book by Dr. Lucy Curzon, associate professor of art history, has received the Historians of British Artist Book Award for Exemplary Scholarship on the Period after 1800. The book is “Mass-Observation and Visual Culture: Depicting Everyday Lives in Britain” (Routledge, 2017). The book critically analyzes the role that visual culture played in the early development of

UA Professor Wins Select Southern Art Award

Assistant Professor of Art Pete Schulte has been named the 2017 South Arts State Fellowship recipient for Alabama and awarded $5,000. The South Arts State Fellowships are awarded to one artist each in nine southern states whose work reflects the best of the visual arts in the South. Artistic excellence is the sole criterion for selection.  The South Arts Southern

Professor’s Art Draws Critical Acclaim in Regional Abstraction Exhibit

Congratulations to Pete Schulte, assistant professor of art, for his acceptance in Atlanta’s Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia exhibition, Abstraction Today. His art work was mentioned in Burnaway’s comprehensive review of this important show:  “At its best, Abstraction Today shows us what the future of abstraction might look like as well…The stunning Dark Day, (Revelator pt. 2),