Department of Art and Art History News

Assistant Professor Kristin Lucas responds to MoMA/PS1 installation in BOMB Magazine

Mon. April 13, 2015

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Assistant Professor Kristin Lucas pens a response to Samara Golden's installation at MoMA/PS1 in the spring issue of BOMB Magazine.

California State University Symposium in honor of Linda Schele

Thu. April 9, 2015

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Professors Julia Guernsey and David Stuart present papers at symposium in honor of the late Linda Schele. The symposium was organized by the Art History Society of California State University in Los Angeles April 10–11, 2015.

Department alumni presenters include:

  • Carl D. Callaway, MA in Art History, 2006
  • Rex Koontz, PhD in Art History, 1994
  • Megan E. O'Neil, MA in Art History, 1999
  • Matthew H. Robb, MA in Art History, 1999
  • Carolyn E. Tate, MA/PhD in Art History, 1980/1986
  • Khristaan Villela, MA/PhD in Art History, 1993/2001
  • Marline D. Werness-Rude, MA/PhD in Art History, 2003/2010

Additional UT Austin alumni include:

  • Manuel Aguilar-Moreno, PhD Latin American Studies, 1999
  • F. Kent Reilly III, MA/PhD in Latin American Studies, 1987/1994
  • David M. Schaefer, MA in Latin American Studies, 2011
  • Elaine Day Schele, PhD in Latin American Studies, 2012

Associate Professor Penelope Davies lectures at The Leaders of Design Council annual conference

Mon. April 6, 2015

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Dr. Penelope Davies presents a keynote address, entitled How Greek Architecture Helped to Bring Down the Roman Republic, at The Leaders of Design Council's annual conference on April 9, 2015.

Alumna Christina Coleman interviewed in the Blanton Museum of Art Blog

Mon. April 6, 2015

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Christina Coleman (MFA Studio Art, 2012) was recently interviewed by Amethyst Beaver (MA in Art History, 2011) for the Blanton Blog.

Alumna Emily Mae Smith presents work in group exhibition at DREI Galerie in Germany

Mon. April 6, 2015

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The Studio (Sleeping Teapot), 2014, prepared ground, acrylic, oil on linen, 38 x 27 inches

Emily Mae Smith (BFA Studio Art, 2002) presents work in group exhibition Oh, Of Course, You Were Berry Picking at DREI Galerie in Cologne, Germany. The exhibition was co-organized by Rosa Tyhurst and is on view April 10 – May 23, 2015.