Lectures and Events 2013-2014

Spring 2014

Jose Francisco Bolsa de Mandinga
  Monday, May 12, 2014, 5:00 PM

Assemblage Aesthetics and the Art of Survival in the African-Portuguese World, 1606-1835
Matthew Rarey, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Location: Mitchell Hall 158

Mary Shurtz Postcard
  Wednesday, May 7, 2014, 6:00 PM

Culture Exchanges: Meritocracy and Material Culture in the Tang Dynasty
The 2013 Lawrence R. Hoey Memorial Lecture by
Mary Shurtz, UW-Milwaukee
Location: Room 158, Mitchell Hall, UW-Milwaukee

Building Identity
  Friday, May 2, 2014, 12:00 PM

Building Identity in the Morea–Architecture and Cross–Cultural Interaction in Medieval Greece
Heather Grossman, Department of Art History, University of Illinois at Chicago
Location: American Geographical Society (AGS) Library

Co-sponsored by: UWM Buildings, Landscapes & Cultures Prg., Ctr. for International Education, Middle East and North African Studies, Religious Studies, Certificate in Ancient and Near Mediterranean Studies, and the Departments of History, Foreign Languages & Literatures, and Art History.

Kaptol-Prince
  Sunday, April 27, 2014, 3:00 PM

Kaptol — Princes of the Crossroads
Hrvoje Potrebica, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Location: Sabin Hall G90
Sponsored by: Archaeological Institute of America
For more information: http://www4.uwm.edu/archlab/AIA/lectures.cfm#talk6

Goya
 

Friday, April 24, 2014, 6:00 PM

Impression & Projection: The Phantasmagoria in the Art of Goya, Robertson, and Méliès
A gallery talk by Juan Lopez
Location: UWM Library - West wing 1st floor, Daniel M. Soref Learning Commons (by Grind Cafe)
For more information: see Art History Gallery Events


The Faithful Colt
 

Friday, April 4, 2014, 4:00 PM

Dangerous Persuasions: Interventionism and the Ethics
of Spectatorship at the Museum of Modern Art, 1940

Jill Bugajski, Northwestern University
Location: Mitchell Hall 158


Transatlantic Tapestries: Postwar Art
 

Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 5:00 PM

Transatlantic Tapestries: Postwar Art between Paris and New York
Kay Wells, University of Southern California
Location: Mitchell Hall 158


The Faithful Colt
 

Monday, March 31, 2014, 5:00 PMM

Under the Gun: Painting and Politics in William Harnett’s “The Faithful Colt”
Nika Elder, Princeton University
Location: Mitchell Hall 158

Maria Liston  

Sunday, March 30, 2014, 3:00 PM

Short Lives and Forgotten Deaths: Infant Skeletons from the 'Baby Well' in the Athenian Agora
Maria Liston, University of Waterloo, Ontario
Location: Location: Sabin Hall G90
Sponsored by: Archaeological Institute of America
For more information: http://www4.uwm.edu/archlab/AIA/lectures.cfm#talk5

Wang  

Friday, March 28, 2014, 12:00 PM

Open Lecture: Modern Chinese Art: The Masters of the 20th Century
Ying Wang, Associate Professor of Asian Art
Location: Curtin 209, Chinese Language Table

Shield art, Milwaukee Archaeology Fair  


Friday, March 7 and Saturday, March 8, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Fifth Annual Milwaukee Archaeology Fair
Location: Milwaukee Public Museum
Jointly sponsored by the AIA-Milwaukee Society and the Milwaukee Public Museum
For more information: http://www.mpm.edu/plan-visit/calendar/milwaukee-archaeology-fair OR http://www4.uwm.edu/archlab/AIA/archfair.cfm

 

Thursday, February 27, 2014, 6:30 PM

"Unacting: Notes on the Performing Body in Moving Image History"
Elena Gorfinkel, Assistant Professor, UWM
Location: INOVA (2155 North Prospect Avenue)
For more information: http://www4.uwm.edu/psoa/inova/schedule.cfm#enacting

 

Thursday, January 23, 2014, 2:00 PM

"Seated in the Gloom: The Theater Chair and the Spectator"
Dr. Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece
Location: Curtin Hall 368

Fall 2013

 

Sunday, December 8, 2013, 3:00 PM

"Recent Archaeology at Sardis, City of Croesus"
Nicholas Cahill, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Location: Sabin Hall G90
Sponsored by: Archaeological Institute of America
For more information:
http://www4.uwm.edu/archlab/AIA/lectures.cfm#talk3

 

Thursday, November 21, 2013, 5:30 PM

"The Morals of Marc Chagall"
A gallery talk by Cassie Sacotte
Location: Art History Gallery, Mitchell Hall 154
For more information:
The Morals of Marc Chagall

 

Sunday, November 3, 2013, 3:00 PM

"The Ever Elusive Etruscan Egg"
Lisa C. Pieraccini, University of California, Berkeley

Location: Sabin Hall G90
Sponsored by: Archaeological Institute of America
For more information:
uwm.edu/archlab/AIA/lectures.cfm#talk2

 

Thursday, October 24, 2013, 5:30 PM

"Elevating the Wood Engraved Landscape:
The Work of Elbridge Kingsley"

A gallery talk by Elizabeth Powell-Siercks
Location: Art History Gallery, Mitchell Hall 154
For more information:
uwm.edu/letsci/arthistory/gallery/exhibitions/past/ kingsley13.cfm

 

Saturday, October 19, 2013, 1:00 - 4:00 PM

"Games Ancient People Played"
A Celebration of International Archaeology Day
Location: Sabin Hall 275
Sponsored by: Archaeological Institute of America
For more information: http://www4.uwm.edu/archlab/AIA/archday2013.cfm

 

Tuesday, October 8, 2013, 12:30 PM

Talk by Oron Catts, co-founder of the Tissue Culture and Art Project and the director of SymbioticA
Location: Mitchell Hall 195

For more information: http://www.symbiotica.uwa.edu.au/residents/catts

 

Sunday, October 6, 2013, 3:00 PM

Skeletons, Skulls and Bones in the Art of Chichén Itzá
Dr. Virginia Miller of University of Illinois at Chicago
Location: Sabin Hall G90
Sponsored by: Archaeological Institute of America
For more information: http://www4.uwm.edu/archlab/AIA/lectures.cfm#talk1
 

Thursday, September 12, 2013, 5:30 PM

What's Op?
A gallery talk by Kenneth Bendiner
Location: Art History Gallery, Mitchell Hall 154


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