History of Art and Architecture

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PittNews Interviews Christopher Nygren for Phyllis Goodhart Gordan Prize

Christopher Nygren has been interviewed by the PittNews for his new book Titian’s Icons.

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Jennifer Josten Delivers Keynote Lecture at Convening of Scholars El Dorado

On April 22, 2022, Jennifer Josten delivers the keynote lecture, “Contending with Religion and Spirituality in the Works of Mathias Goeritz and Luis Barragán.”

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Professor Michelle McCoy co-edits "Water Moon Reflections: Essays in Honor of Patricia Berger"

Published by the Institute of East Asian Studies, UC Berkeley, the volume's ten research essays address material and visual culture produced across East and Inner Asia from the Han dynasty (202 BC–220 AD) to the present.
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David & Ann Wilkins present "Material Culture" at Temple University in Rome

Prof. Emeritus David & his wife, Dr. Ann Wilkins, presented "How Material Culture Illuminates History" for a course on World War II at Temple University in Rome.

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Michelle McCoy to present at Connecting Dunhuang symposium, April 22-23

Michelle McCoy will present a paper at the symposium "Connecting Dunhuang: Sites, Art, and Ideas along the Silk Road(s)," on April 22-23.

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Alex Taylor in Conversation with Blake Gopnik for Pittsburgh Humanities Festival

Alex Taylor and Blake Gopnik discuss Andy Warhol.

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Barbara McCloskey Featured in the Clark Institute Podcast

In the Foreground: Conversations on Art & Writing podcast features Barbara McCloskey.

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UC Press Publishes Forms of Persuasion by Alex J. Taylor

University of California Press has published Forms of Persuasion: Art and Corporate Image in the 1960s, the first book-length history of corporate art patronage in the 1960s.

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Vishal Khandelwal receives the UC Berkeley South Asia Art & Architecture Dissertation Prize for 2022

The award recognizes Khandelwal's Ph.D. dissertation, "Crafting Expertise: Art and Design Pedagogy and Professional Values at the National Institute of Design in India, 1955-1985."
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Terry Smith Presents Iconomic Wars at School of Visual Arts

Terry Smith will present the public seminar Iconomic Wars on March 9, 2022.

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