Art History

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Feb 8, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia Faculty “Takeover” Academic Podcast Feb. 11 to 15

Arcadia faculty are taking over the podcast The Academic Minute from Feb. 11 to 15. Each day of the week, a different faculty member will discuss their current research projects. Featured faculty include Dr. Bruce Campbell, associate professor of Education, Dr. Kalenda Eaton, associate professor...

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Oct 30, 2018 Baaqeyah Amala Muhammad El

Humanities Research Lab: Think Tank Competition

We are in need of Humanities project proposals! Be the first to work on a collaborative interdisciplinary project with faculty! The Humanities Research Lab presents a Think Tank Competition for students and faculty working on a cutting-edge Humanities (Art History, Music, Literature, Religion,...

Sep 25, 2018 Baaqeyah Amala Muhammad El

“How Do We Define Creative Genius?”

Join Dr. Jill Pederson for a discussion of her current research. The brown-bag presentation focuses on collaboration and who garners credit for masterpieces, including Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi. Open to students, faculty, and staff. RSVP to eatonk@arcadia.edu. 

Apr 27, 2018 Jennifer Retter

Art History Students Present ‘Camera Work’ Exhibition

“Camera Work: Making a Medium,” an exhibition curated by students in the Art History program’s Make an Exhibition seminar, features Arcadia’s collection of Camera Work, a photographic journal edited by Alfred Stieglitz and published in the United States between 1903 and 1917. A panel discussion...

Apr 25, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Global 1968 Panel Explores Iconic Year’s Influence on Pop Culture

By Caitlin Joyce '20 On March 29, a panel, “1968: Transformations in Art, Media, and Culture,” discussed how political and social climate changes during that year influenced pop culture. The panel, part of the Global 1968: Explosions and Legacies series, featured Dr. Bruce Campbell Jr.,...

Apr 17, 2018 Jordyn Willis

Camera Work: Making a Medium Opening Event

Arcadia Exhibitions is pleased to present “Camera Work: Making a Medium”. Organized by students enrolled in an undergraduate curatorial seminar, the show features Arcadia University’s collection of Camera Work, a landmark photographic journal edited by Alfred Stieglitz and published in the United...

Apr 17, 2018 Jordyn Willis

Camera Work: Making a Medium

Arcadia Exhibitions is pleased to present “Camera Work: Making a Medium”. Organized by students enrolled in an undergraduate curatorial seminar, the show features Arcadia University’s collection of Camera Work, a landmark photographic journal edited by Alfred Stieglitz and published in the United...

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Mar 19, 2018 Patricia Greenwood

Art and Design Distinguished Lecture

Curator Anna O. Marley will present this year's Art and Design Distinguished Lecture titled "Making History: The Challenges of Curating American Art in an International Context".  Marley's talk explores the joys and challenges of curating art of the United States in an international context in...

Mar 15, 2018 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Ferrell Presents at College Art Association Conference

Dr. Elizabeth Ferrell, assistant professor of Art History, presented “The Ring Around the Rose: Jay DeFeo’s Circle and Artistic Collectivity in Cold War San Francisco” at the annual College Art Association (CAA) conference in Los Angeles on Feb. 21. Dr. Ferrell explored women artists in post-war...

Sep 21, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Interim President Brown Leads Students Through Art and History at U.S. Capitol

While many students visit the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., few receive a guided tour of the Capitol’s art and history by a former U.S. Senator. On Sept. 15, Arcadia University’s Interim President Hank Brown led Art and Design students through a tour of the Capitol’s art, which include...

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Apr 17, 2017 Baaqeyah Amala Muhammad El

Capstone Presentations

Schedule of Presentations SUNDAY, APRIL 23 7-8:30 p.m. Music: Ensembles Concert Murphy Hall: Stiteler Auditorium THURSDAY, APRIL 27 4-10 p.m. Computer Science and Computing Technology: Capstone Project Presentations Brubaker Hall, Room 102 5-6 p.m....

"Life," 2016 micro-topography print relief plate, by Noelle Barrett '17

Apr 10, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Judith Taylor Gallery Hosts Paper Trail Exhibition

Art History major Katie Bye ’17 curated her first exhibition, Paper Trail, on display at the Judith Taylor Gallery in Landman Library through April 30. Paper Trail, which was a year in the making, features prints, artist proofs, and plates by nine students from Arcadia University, Temple...