February 9th, 6:00 PM
Visiting Artist Lecture: Who Are We? A discussion of his fifty years of work in photography and film.
One of the most original and influential documentary photographers of the post-war generation, Danny Lyon forged a new style of documentary photography, described in literary circles as "New Journalism," an unconventional, personal form of documentary in which the photographer immersed himself in his subject's world.
February 10th, 5-7 PM
Art Department Career Forum pdf >
The Art Department, in collaboration with the College Council, will present a Career Panel on February 10 (Wednesday), 5-7 pm, at the Fayerweather Lounge. The event is open to all, especially to those interested in a career in the arts. Our stellar panelists include:Dr. Bruce Boucher, Director of the Fralin Museum
Mr. James Godfrey, formerly of the Sotheby's, New York)
Ms. Maggie Guggenheimer, Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Mr. George Sampson, Art Department, Arts Administration
Professor Elizabeth H. Turner, University Professor, Art Department
March 3rd, 6:30 PM
Department of Art History, University of Minnesota
"Presence and the Paragone: Francisco de Zurbaran's cartelas"
March 16th, 4 PM
Visiting Artist Nato Thompson, Author and Creative Time's Chief Curator
March 21st (Time TBD)
Visiting Artist Lecture: Morgan Blair
March 29 (Time TBD)
Visiting Artist Lecture: Photographer Paul Graham
Tuesday, March 29, 5:30 pm
Darlene L. Brooks Hedstrom
Professor of History; Department Chair; Director of Archaeology, Wittenberg University
"Archaeology of Monastic Communities in Late Antique Egypt"
Thursday, April 7, 5:30 pm
AIA Lecture - Colleen Manassa Darnell
Associate Professor of Egyptology, Yale University
"The Shape of Things Already Come: 3-D Imaging in a Late Roman Desert Settlement"
April 9th, 3:30 PM
The Fun of Art History
April 14th & 15th
Jacob Lawrence Symposium
April 20th, 6:30 PM
Director of Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies, University of Birmingham