"Black and Blue"
Carol Mavor, in conversation with Jane Blocker
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Shepherd Room, Weisman Art Museum
Sponsored by: The Department of Art History, The Art Department, The Department of Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature, and the Weisman Art Museum at the University of Minnesota, and by the Minneapolis College of Art and Design
"Necessary Fictions: Imagining Sculpture in China"
Stanley Abe, Duke University
Thursday, November 14
Room 10, Blegen Hall
Professor Minku Kim has been awarded a Korean Studies Grant by the Academy of Korean Studies, the flagship institution of the government of the Republic of Korea to promote Korean Studies.
Kim's research project is titled "Sŏkkuram and Iran: The Domed Korean Buddhist Sanctuary with a Central Image for Circumambulation and Its Precedents in Kucha (Xinjiang)." His preliminary report will be presented on December 12, 2013 at the Harvard Korean Art History Workshop "Infinite Interfusion: Buddhist Art in Korea," which is being organized by the Harvard Korea Institute and co-sponsored by East Asian Art History Program and Harvard-Yenching Institute.
Jennifer Marshall has been awarded the Robert Motherwell Book Award from the Dedalus Foundation for her book Machine Art, 1934 (University of Chicago Press).
More information about the prize can be found here:
Independent and directed studies are offered, as well as museum and gallery internships.
The Art History Undergraduate Association (AHUGA), 374 Heller Hall, meets regularly and plans various activities.