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Curators Conversations Spring 2015

Graduate students Anna Kupiecki and Jackie Murphy attended the Wisconsin Curators Conversation on Friday, April 17th at Edgewood College in Madison as part of their internships at the Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend.

Gorfinkel speaks at the University of Chicago

On Friday April 17th, Assistant Professor Elena Gorfinkel gave a keynote address, “Walking Still” at the University of Chicago Cinema and Media Studies Graduate Student Conference, “Performing Bodies: Gesture Affect and Embodiment On Screen.”

Art Exposé: Matthew Francis Rarey

On Tuesday, April, 17, 2015, the UWM Art History Gallery hosted Art Exposé. Art Exposé is a monthly gallery talk that exhibits a selected object from the UWM Art Collection on the second Tuesday of every month from 1-2 PM.

ARTHIST 383 Visits MPM for Snow Lecture

Visiting Assistant Professor Hilary Snow’s ARTHIST 383: Japanese Art and Architecture class had to the opportunity to visit the Milwaukee Public Museum, hear a lecture by Professor Snow, and see Ainu objects in the museum’s collection.

Art Museum Studies Installs Upcoming Exhibition

Associate Professor Richard Leson’s ARTHIST 704 Introduction to Art Museum Studies II colloquium installed their upcoming exhibition, Global Matters: Rauschenberg Print Media 1968-1975, in the UWM Art History Gallery on Tuesday, April 14, 2015.

ARTHIST 102 Views a Nolde

This week Assistant Professor Kay Wells’ ARTHIST 102: Renaissance to Modern Art and Architecture discussion sections visited the UWM Art History Gallery to view works from the UWM Art Collection.

Peterson Interns at the MPM

Graduate student Elissa Peterson is interning at the Milwaukee Public Museum for the Spring 2015 semester.

ARTHIST 102 Views Lautrec and Derain

This week Assistant Professor Kay Wells’ ARTHIST 102: Renaissance to Modern Art and Architecture discussion sections visited the UWM Art History Gallery to view works from the UWM Art Collection.

Prof. Gorfinkel to Give Keynote Address at Cinema and Media Studies Conference

Assistant Professor Elena Gorfinkel will be giving the keynote address at the University of Chicago’s Cinema and Media Studies 2015 Graduate Student Conference, Performing Bodies: Gesture, Affect, and Embodiment on Screen, on Friday, April 17, 2015.

Snow Attends Asian Studies Conference

Visiting Assistant Professor Hilary Snow presented at the annual Association for Asian Studies conference in Chicago on March 28, 2015.