Chang Tan, assistant professor of art history and Asian studies, is participating in the Global Asias Conference, Atherton Hotel, State College, PA, April 9-11. 2015:http://asian.la.psu.edu/news-alumni/global-asias-conference
Madhuri Desai, associate professor of art history and Asian studies, is participating in the Global Asias Conference, Atherton Hotel, State College, PA, April 9-11. 2015:http://asian.la.psu.edu/news-alumni/global-asias-conference
Sarah K. Rich, associate professor of art history, published an exhibition review of “Adventures of the Black Square: Abstract Art and Society 1915-2015,” Whitechapel Gallery, London, in Artforum (April 2015): 246-247.
Nancy Locke, associate professor of art history, has published “How photography evolved from science to art” in The Conversation: Academic Rigor, Journalistic Flair (March 11. 2015):http://theconversation.com/how-photography-evolved-from-science-to-art-3...
Anthony Cutler, Evan Pugh Professor of Art History and Expert in Byzantium Honored by School of Oriental and African Studies at University of London. Read more here from the Arts and Architecture news link. http://artsandarchitecture.psu.edu/news/evan-pugh-professor-and-expert-b...
Amara Solari, associate professor of art history, presented a paper, “Displacing Disease: The 1648 Yellow Fever Epidemic and the Reorientation of Racialized Urbanism in Yucatán, New Spain,” at the Annual Conference of the College Art Association, New York City, February 11-14, 2015.
Elizabeth B. Smith, associate professor of art history, will present a paper, “The Vaults of Santa Maria Novella and the Creation of Florentine Gothic,” at the symposium Against Gravity: Building Practices in the Pre-Industrial World, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, March 20-22, 2015.
Elizabeth Bradford Smith, associate professor of art history, has published "'All my stained glass which I brought from Europe': William Poyntell and the Sainte-Chapelle medallions," in the Journal of the History of Collections (December 27, 2014).http://jhc.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/12/26/jhc.fhu049.full?k...
Nancy Locke, associate professor of art history has published “The Museumgoer,” Humanities 36, no. 1 (January/February 2015)http://www.neh.gov/humanities/2015/januaryfebruary/feature/the-museumgoer
Penn State Reads presents 'Americanah-Nigerianah: The Arts of Nigeria' William Dewey, associate professor of African art history in the department of art history at Penn State, will present “Americanah-Nigerianah: The Arts of Nigeria” at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 4, in 112 Borland. Along with presenting and explaining a few examples of the arts of Nigeria, Dewey will detail how his experiences as an exchange student to Nigeria in 1973 (going in the opposite direction of 2014 Penn State Reads author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie) led him to becoming a professor of African art history.