Department of Art and Art History News

Alumna Rachel Lee Hovnanian featured on The Daily Campus

Wed. February 11, 2015

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Rachel Lee Hovnanian (BFA in Studio Art, 1982) spoke at the Benton Museum of Art about work included in the current exhibition Sweet Sensation: UConn Reads The Omnivores Dilemma and was featured in The Daily Campus.

Associate Professor Emeritus Susan Whyne solo exhibition

Mon. February 9, 2015

painting of figure doing back bend on table and books underneath daisy arch
Image courtesy of the artist.

Perpetuity Once Again, a solo exhibition of work by Susan Whyne at Front Gallery in Houston, Texas opens soon. The exhibition will be on display February 14 – March 7, 2015.

Work by Eddie Chambers acquired and on display at Tate

Mon. February 9, 2015

image of four screen prints of modified British flag torn up
Destruction of the National Front, Eddie Chambers, 1979–80, Photo: © Tate, London 2015

Destruction of the National Front by Dr. Eddie Chambers was acquired by the Tate and is now on display at Tate Britain in London.

Associate Professor Nassos Papalexandrou lectures at Penn Arts & Sciences

Mon. February 9, 2015

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Dr. Nassos Papalexandrou will present a lecture entitled Monsters and Vision in the Preclassical Mediterranean: The Case of Orientalizing Cauldrons at Penn Arts & Sciences on March 6, 2015.

Tell Me What You Think of Me, curated by alumna Leslie Moody Castro, on display

Mon. February 9, 2015

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Leslie Moody Castro (MA in Art Education, 2010) presents Tell Me What You Think of Me at The University Galleries at Texas State University. The exhibition will be on display February 16 – March 13, 2015.