What’s Happening


world city art poster

Prof. Joanna Grabski received the Millard Meiss Publication Award for her book, “Art World City: The Creative Economy of Artists and Urban Life in Dakar.”

Posted Date: August 3, 2016

Joy Sperling and the Enchanted State.

Posted Date: July 12, 2016

Doctoral candidate Karly Etz '13 studies the diversity of body art.

Posted Date: June 24, 2016


Updates about faculty research and development

Posted Date: November 3, 2015
Joseph Gaï Ramaka
Monday, November 9, 2015
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Karmen Geï, Film Screening and Discussion

Posted Date: October 21, 2015
Senior Symposium
Saturday, April 25, 2015
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Senior Symposium and Keynote Speaker, Dr. Shannen Hill

Posted Date: April 17, 2015
Monday, April 13, 2015
6:00 PM

The Department of Art History and Visual Culture welcomes artist Jude Tallichet for an artist’s talk.

Posted Date: April 8, 2015
"Tchotchke" at Gund Gallery - Image 1

TCHOTCHKE: Mass-Produced Sentimental Objects in Contemporary Art. Co-curated by Joy Sperling, Professor, AHVC, and Gallery Director Natalie Marsh.

Posted Date: February 18, 2015


Joanna Grabski, professor of art history, and her recent scholarship on Dakar, Senegal.

Posted Date: December 5, 2014

Rachel Gelenius '08, a second-year MFA candidate at UC Davis, has been awarded a residency at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown.

Posted Date: November 25, 2014
Senior Symposium Image
Thursday, November 13, 2014 to Friday, November 14, 2014

Symposium, Exhibition and Screening

Posted Date: October 27, 2014
Artist Laura Letinsky
Thursday, October 23, 2014
6:30 PM

Artist Talk on Thursday, October 23

Posted Date: October 21, 2014
David Woodyard, Julia Milano, Joy Sperling, & Karl Sandin - 2014 Senior Symposium
Senior Symposium

Each year, graduating majors present abstracts of their senior research and thesis. 

Posted Date: May 14, 2014


24th Annual Senior Symposium
Saturday, April 20, 2013

April 20, 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Posted Date: May 8, 2013
Patrick McNaughton, 2013 Symposium Speaker

Patrick McNaughton, “Understanding Awesome Masks: The Ingredients of an Impressive History”

Posted Date: May 7, 2013