- April 18, 2016
Juliane Shibata, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art, co-curated "道 Michi–Distinctive Paths, Shared Affinity: An Exhibition of Japanese American Ceramic Artists," a traveling show that was included in the National Council of Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) 50th Anniversary conference programming in March. The Michi exhibit is supported by the Embassy of Japan and will visit Carleton this fall.
- April 11, 2016
Ross Elfline, Assistant Professor of Art History, has published an article titled "Superstudio and the 'Refusal to Work'" in the most recent issue of the journal Design and Culture (volume 8, number 1). This essay considers the Italian Radical Archtiecture group Superstudio's decision to refrain from building alongside Italian leftist (or Autonomist) attempts to recast the meaning of labor while similarly refusing to work.
- February 29, 2016
- February 25, 2016
JHNA article wins prize for online publication
- January 25, 2016
Professor of Art, designed and built the set for "Dear World" a musical performed by Ten Thousand Things Theater Company. The show runs through February 7, 2016.
- January 11, 2016
- November 2, 2015
Ross Elfline, Assistant Professor of Art History, was lead consultant for the exhibition Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia, which opened at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis on Saturday, October 23. The exhibition will be on view until February 28, 2016 before traveling to the Cranbrook Art Center in Michigan, and then to the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive in California. Ross also led the opening weekend panel discussion with the exhibition's curator and three contributors to the exhibition catalog. In addition, his essay "Radical Bodies," which focuses on how avant-garde architectural works posit the human body, is featured in the catalog, which is now in bookstores.
Digital Public Library of America features Soth’s image in Urban Parks in the United States online exhibitOctober 22, 2015
Lauren Soth’s image of Freeway Park in Seattle has been featured in an online exhibit created by the Digital Public Library of America. The Urban Parks online exhibit, curated by…
- July 22, 2015
"Painter Dan Bruggeman is interested in the places between urban and suburban; landscapes which are uniquely American. His paintings portray vignettes where humans have altered the natural environment for entertainment purposes."
MN Original is Twin Cities Public Television‘s award-winning weekly arts series celebrating Minnesota’s creative community, across all disciplines and all cultures. The show recently profiled senior lecturer in Art, Dan Bruggeman.
- July 8, 2015
McKnight Exhibition at the Northern Clay Center in Minneapolis through August 30th--the opening reception is this Saturday, July 11 from 1-4. Connole has installed a major piece titled From Here to There that is a meditation on the cycle of life and the deliberate act of finding profound beauty in darkness.
- June 10, 2015
Alison Kettering, William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Art History Emerita, publishes the Summer’15 issue of the open-access, refereed e-journal JHNA, Journal of Historians of Netherlandish Art (jhna.org). This issue contains articles on Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Rubens, and other Dutch and Flemish topics. Art/Art History majors Megan Gleason and Florence Wong served as editorial assistants, Heidi Eyestone as the Managing Editor, and Alison as Editor-in-Chief.