- April 13, 2015
Alison Kettering, William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Art History, Emerita, gave the keynote lecture at the annual Midwest Art History Conference which took place this year in the Twin Cities, March 26 through 28. Her talk was titled: “From analog to digital: What's happened to Art History since 1980–Reflections on the last 30 years.”
- April 9, 2015
Jessica Keating, Assistant Professor of Art History, presented a lecture at the Edith O'Donnell Institute of Art History at the University of Texas at Dallas. Her talk, "A Figure of the Speech: The Verkehrte Welt Automaton", was part of the Institute's Ad Astra Lecture Series, which addresses the relationship between art, science, and technology.
- April 2, 2015
Baird Jarman, Associate Professor of Art History, presented "Tammany Hall and the Spectacle of Reconstruction Politics" at the annual meeting of the Midwest Art History Society in Minneapolis on March 28.
- March 16, 2015
Northern Clay Center presents "Sexual Politics," a show curated by Kelly Connole.
- February 23, 2015
Ross Elfline, Assistant Professor of Art History, presented a paper titled "Superstudio and the 'Refusal to Work'" at the Design Studies Forum devoted to "Rethinking Labor" at the 104th College Art Association Meeting in New York on February 13.
- February 16, 2015
Winter 2015 issue of JHNA available
- February 10, 2015
Stephen Mohring, designed the set for the current Ten Thousand Things theater production of "The Unsinkable Molly Brown."
- January 16, 2015
Linda Rossi, Professor of Art and Art History, received a Minnesota State Arts grant to create a visual installation for Valley Grove Chapel. The mixed media installation is influenced by Matisse’s Chapelle du Rosaire de Vence .
- October 21, 2014
- September 8, 2014
"Near and Far: Contemporary Landscape Paintings" includes work by Dan Bruggeman
- July 22, 2014
Kelly Connole, Associate Professor of Art, has been awarded a 2014 McKnight Artist Fellowship for Ceramic Artists, funded by The McKnight Foundation and administered by Northern Clay Center. The award is designed to strengthen and enhance Minnesota’s artistic community, as well as significantly advance the work of Minnesota ceramic artists whose work is of exceptional artistic merit, who have already proven their abilities, and are at a career stage that is beyond emerging.
- June 24, 2014
Alison M. Kettering, William R. Kenan Jr., Professor of Art History, presented a paper and led a workshop at the quadrennial conference of Historians of Netherlandish Art in Boston, June 5-7, 2014. The paper was titled “Confronting Rembrandt’s Slaughtered Ox in the Louvre,” and the workshop focused on the meanings and associations of objects in 17th-century Dutch genre paintings.