Conference & Lecture Annoucements

University of Iowa Museum of Art

“Fashion as Fine Art: African Expressions”
Professor Victoria Rovine

7:30 pm–8:30 pm
Art Building West, room 116
141 N. Riverside Drive, Iowa City

“Art and the Afterlife: Fantasy Coffins”
Eric Adjetey Anang

7:30 pm–8:30 pm
Art Building West, room 240 
141 N. Riverside Drive, Iowa City

“From the Street to the White Cube: The Multiple Trajectories of Ga Fantasy Coffins”
7:30 pm–8:30 pm
Art Building West, room 116 

141 N. Riverside Drive, Iowa City

“Conservation Is Beautiful: The Art of Saving Insects”
Professor Matthew O’Neal
7:30 pm–8:30 pm
Art Building West, room 116 

141 N. Riverside Drive, Iowa City

      


ECAS7 – 7th European Conference on African Studies

Basel, June 29 – July 1, 2017
with several panels on African arts
https://ecas2017.ch/

 


The 33rd Annual Boston University Graduate Student Symposium in the History of Art & Architecture

Friday, March 24, 2017 / 5:30 pm

KEYNOTE ADDRESS
“Thinking with Objects: Visibility, Imagination, and the Art of Remaking in Dakar’s Creative Economy”
Dr. Joanna Grabski, Professor and Chair of Art History and Visual Culture at Denison University

Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery, 855 Commonwealth Ave.

Saturday, March 25, 2017 / 10 am – 3 pm

GRADUATE SYMPOSIUM
Featuring six presentations by graduate students from nationally recognized programs, the symposium explores themes of dispensability and resourcefulness in art and architecture.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Riley Seminar Room, 465 Huntington Ave.

For more information, visit www.bu.edu/ah or contact Kelsey Gustin and Tessa Hite, Symposium Co-Coordinators, at BUgraduatesymposiumHAA@gmail.com

View the poster here.