History of Art and Architecture

Alex Taylor Presents at Business History Conference

Alex Taylor will present his work at the Business History Conference in Providence, Rhode Island, March 14-16, 2024. The theme for the 2024 meeting is "Doing Business in the Public Interest." Alex will chair a session on Public-Private Partnerships in the Arts and Education, and present a paper titled “Beautify America with Billboards: Art and the Outdoor Advertising Lobby,” research that extends research in his most recent book Forms of Persuasion: Art and Corporate Image in the 1960s (California, 2022).

To see the full conference program visit the BHC website