Professor Thompson Receives Creative Capital Award
Professor Krista Thompson has received a grant from the Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant Program. The award will support her book project Photography, Screen and Spectacle in Contemporary Africah Diasporic Culture.
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Professor Gunter Receives Named Chair
The department congratulates Professor Ann Gunter on her new appointment as the Bertha and Max Dressler Professor in the Humanities.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Warnock Lecture: Robert Bagley (Princeton University)
Thursday, April 10, 2014 • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Colloquium: Richard Kieckhefer, "Parish Church Architecture"
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Warnock Lecture: Kerry James Marshall (Chicago visual artist)
Reception in the new Block Spot following Professor Zainab Bahrani's (Columbia University) lecture in the 2013-14 Elizabeth and Todd Warnock Lecture Series.
4/4-4/5: "The Date of the Alchi Sumtsek Murals: 11th or 13th Century?" (organized by Robert Linrothe)
5/9: "Defining 'Foreignness' in the Early Iron Age Mediterannean" (organized by Ann Gunter)
5/23: "Photography, Performance, and the Archive in the African Diaspora" (organized by Krista Thompson)
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Welcome to the Northwestern University Department of Art History, a place comprised of a highly talented and productive group of scholars I am proud to call my peers. Our faculty is renowned for its interdisciplinary scholarship with particular strengths in early modern and 19th-century European art and architecture, Modern and Contemporary art and architecture across the globe, and Black Visual Culture in the United States and African Diaspora. Read more
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