News

Recent Acquisition from the Mahers

The UWM Art Collection has received another gift of art from Virginia and J. Thomas Maher III.

Welcome New Fall 2016 Graduate Students!

The UWM Department of Art History welcomes three new graduate students to the MA program this fall!

Hendrickson publishes essay in Fwd: Museums journal

An essay entitled “Human Rights Abuses Committed by the Guggenheim and Louvre Museums on Saadiyat Island” written by graduate student Kara Hendrickson has been published in the first edition of the Fwd: Museums journal.

ECO Ephemeral Opens on the UWM Campus

On Friday, September 19, ECO Ephemeral, a thesis exhibition curated by graduate student Pamela Caserta Hugdahl opened.

Story gives gallery talk at Wright Museum of Art

On Tuesday, September 13, Christa Story, Curator, UWM Art Collection, gave a gallery talk at the Wright Museum of Art at Beloit College in conjunction with the UWM Art Collection traveling exhibition Rembrandt Etchings: States, Fakes, and Restrikes.

ARTHIST 700 visits the UWM Art History Gallery

On Tuesday, September 13, Associate Professor Tanya Tiffany brought her ARTHIST 700: Proseminar graduate seminar to the UWM Art History Gallery and had a student present on an object from the UWM Art Collection.

The man who framed UWM’s history in pictures

Alan Magayne-Roshak (BA, 1972) is featured in the Fall 2016 UWM Alumni magazine and the UWM Report.

ECO Ephemeral installation around UWM Campus

Gradaute student Pamela Caserta Hugdahl and Dr. Thomas Ferrella can be seen around the UWM campus installing art for Caserta Hugdahl’s upcoming thesis exhibition, ECO Ephemeral.

Milwaukee Film Festival 2016 Community Partner

The Department of Art History is pleased to announce that we are a proud Milwaukee Film community partner for the 2016 Milwaukee Film Festival (September 22 – October 6, 2016).

2016-2017 Chancellor’s Awards

Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Chancellor’s Graduate Student Award recipients in the Department of Art History: April Bina and Selena Erdman!