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Catherine Zuromskis to Keynote Art History Symposium at UA

Tuscaloosa. – Dr. Catherine Zuromskis, associate professor of fine art at RIT, will present the keynote address at the 24th Annual Graduate Student Symposium in Art History at UA on March 1, 2019. Zuromskis’ talk at 4:15 p.m. is titled, “Feeling History: Evidence, Affect, and the Visual Culture of the Kennedy Assassination.” The symposium, a shared production of the departments of

Sheila Pree Bright: A Community Conversation about Social Engagement through Art

Sheila Pree Bright: A Community Conversation about Social Engagement through Art Date: Wednesday, September 05, 2018 Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Location: Warner Presentation Room, Wynn Fine Arts Center, Stillman College Cost: Free and open to the public   Join Sheila Pree Bright in a community engagement conversation about art! The questions: Can art

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

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

Mel Kendrick to Exhibit and Lecture on Woodblock Prints

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art presents Mel Kendrick: Woodblocks, the Farley Moody Galbraith Endowed Exhibition for 2017. The nationally acclaimed artist will be on campus to give a presentation on Tuesday, February 21 at 7:00 p.m. in 205 Gorgas Library on The University of Alabama campus. The lecture and the exhibition are free and

Renown Woodworker to Speak at UA

[This press release has been updated.] The Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series presents woodworker and jewelry maker Kimberly Winkle for demonstrations and an artist talk at UA this month. Thursday, February 23, 9 am-noon, Winkle will give a wood shop demonstration in Woods Hall 104. On Thursday afternoon, attendees are invited to meet the artist, 3-5 pm, in

Acclaimed Photographer Deborah Luster to Speak at UA

Artist and photographer Deborah Luster will give a public lecture, “Archive of Lamentations,” on Wednesday, February 22 in the Birmingham Room of the Bryant Conference Center at 6:30 p.m. Photography has done powerful things for Luster. Since the 1990s, she has used photography, installation and text to investigate her ongoing relationship with violence and its consequences.

20th Graduate Symposium in Art History Lecture: Images of Jim Crow

Twentieth Annual Graduate Student Symposium in Art History Friday, March 6, The University of Alabama Sessions 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Ferguson Student Center, Anderson Society Room 313 Keynote Lecture 3:30 p.m., Amelia Gayle Gorgas Library 205 The University of Alabama Department of Art and Art History is pleased to announce its Twentieth Annual Graduate