Dr. Adam M. Thomas
Sep 2017
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017 - 12:10PM Gallery Talk: Asher B. Durand: To Begin Again Adam Thomas, curator of American Art Come explore Asher B. Durand: To Begin Again and participate in this engaging conversation led by Adam Thomas in the exhibition gallery located on the museum’s first floor. This exhibition focuses on the early career of this leading artist of the Hudson River School. The centerpiece of the exhibition is Durand’s first commissioned landscape painting, Boonton Falls, New Jersey, which the museum recently acquired.  Image caption: Asher B. Durand, Boonton Falls, New Jersey, 1833, oil on canvas (detail). Purchased with funds from the Terra Art Enrichment Fund, 2015.143.  
Dr. Andrew Schulz
Sep 2017
DIALOGUE The State of Arts Research at Penn State, and Beyond Tuesday, September 12, 2017 -  12:00pm to 1:00pm This talk will situate various integrative arts-based research initiatives—the ADRI, C-PAD, Arts Entrepreneurship, the Woskob Family Gallery, and the Borland Project Space—within the broader national and international landscape. Registration is not required, but feel free to indicate your interest in attending by visiting the event listing on the ADRI Facebook page. Associate Dean for Research College of Arts and Architecture Associate Professor of Art History    
Dr. Patrick McGrady
Sep 2017
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2017 - 10:00AM TO 4:00PM Paper Views Exhibition: Daumier et alia: Caricature and Satire in Nineteenth-Century France Curated by Patrick McGrady, Charles V. Hallman Curator  Plan to drop by the Drs. Albert and Lorraine Kligman Print and Drawing Study Room for this popular series of one-day exhibitions highlighting works on paper from the permanent collection. Conversation with Patrick McGrady, 1:00 p.m. Image caption: Honoré Daumier, Devant le tableau de M. Manet (In Front of Manet’s Painting), published in Le Charivari June 19, 1865, lithograph (detail). Gift of Walton J. Lord Estate, 86.731.  
Photo: Dr. Dewey attending the installation of a new chief in Swaziland
Aug 2017
Jul 2017
A memorial service is planned for Friday, September 22nd at 3pm at the Hintz Alumni Center.  Brian was a valued participant in the ALS Therapy Development Institute's ongoing research in search of a cure for ALS. Located in Cambridge MA, donations can be made in Brian's name to support continued research in this area at ALS.net  
Dr. Sarah K. Rich
Mar 2017
Dr. Sarah K. Rich, presented “What’s Your Pleasure, Mr. Olitski?”  in a Workshop on “Rethinking Color Field:  Aspects of Painting and Criticism in the 1960s,” sponsored by History of Art and the Humanities Center, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, March 2, 2017.  The workshop featured Dr. Rich and critic Lloyd Wise (Artforum).
Dr. Zabel with his recent Ph.D. graduates, Dr. Laura Sivert, Dr. Kelema Moses, Dr. Tina Swisher, and Dr. Gretta Tritch Roman
Mar 2017
Dr Craig Zabel, Associate Professor & Head of the Department of Art History, will be presenting two invited lectures, “The American Skyscraper:  From the Emerald City of Oz to Glass Towers of the 1950s,” and “Frank Lloyd Wright and Interior Space:  Chicago’s Rookery Building and the Oak Park Home & Studio,” at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, March 9-10, 2017 .
Mar 2017
Dr. Catherine Kupiec, Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History, is co-organizing a three-session panel, titled “Della Robbia and Beyond: Glazed Terracotta Sculpture of the Italian Renaissance,” and as part of this she will give a paper, titled “Luca della Robbia: A Portrait of the Artist as Inventor” at the Renaissance Society of America Annual Conference, Chicago, March 29-April 1, 2017.  
Carolyn Lucarelli
Mar 2017
Carolyn Lucarelli, Curator of Visual Resources, Dept. of Art History, will be the Moderator for the session on “Cross-Campus Collaboration Case Studies,” at Unbridled Opportunities, the 34th Annual Conference of the Visual Resources Association, Louisville, Kentucky, March 29-April 1, 2017. 
Feb 2017
Dr. Denise Costanzo, assistant professor of architecture & art history, presents a lecture “Building the Pax Americana: Postwar Architects, Rome and the Fascist Legacy" in Projecting Americanism Abroad: Italy in the Cold War, at the American Academy in Rome, February 27-28, 2017.