Faculty/Staff News

Robin Thomas
Oct 2017
On October 12 Robin Thomas will be presenting a paper, "Spain, Rome, and the Planning of Capodimonte" at the conference "Napoli, Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte in un contesto mondiale" organized by the Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte and the Edith O'Donnell Institute of Art History.  
Dr. Anthony Cutler
Sep 2017
After Lebanon, he will go on Amman to study a series of problematical early Islamic ivories in the Jordan Museum; and then travel to architectural sites in Baalbek and Petra .
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.