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Fall 2010

Disputing The Global: Art History's Future: A blog about the open colloquium for art historians on the implications of globalism for the discipline has been launched.

"Mexico: Beyond Its Revolution"
"México Más Allá De Su Revolución"

September 9-November 14, 2010

An exhibit curated by Associate Professor Adriana Zavala
On view at the Koppleman Gallery in the Aidekman Arts Center
40R Talbot Avenue
See press release for more information.

Friday, October 1, 9am to 6pm
Symposium: "Mexico: Its Revolution and Beyond"
Raab room 9am to 11:45am
Cabot, 7th fl. 1:30pm to 6:30pm

Tuesday, October 19 5:30pm
Tisch Library, room 304
"Photography and Identity in Post-Revolutionary Mexico"
A lecture by, John Mraz, Research Professor at the Instituto de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades, Universidad Automoma de Puebla (Mexico)

Wednesday, October 27, 5:30 to 7:00pm
Remis Sculpture Court
Screening and discussion of Echele Ganas (Do Your Best): A Life Left Behind with Photographer and film-maker Laurence Salzmann

"Architectural Dialogues Across the Mediterranean: Domed Sanctuaries in the Ottoman Empire and Renaissance Italy"
Thursday, September 23, 12:30pm
Fares Center Conference Room
Mugar Hall 129
160R Packard Avenue

A luncheon Roundtable Lecture:
Gülru Necipoğlu, Aga Kahn Professor of Islamic art at Harvard University since 1993 and Editor of Muqarnas: An Annual on the Visual Culture of the Islamic World (published by E.J. Brill in Leiden). Her articles include comparative studies on early modern Islamic art and architecture in the Ottoman, Safavid, and Mughal empires.
Co-sponsored with The Fares Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies

Disputing The Global: Art History's Future
An open colloquium for art historians on the implications of globalism for the discipline.
See flyer for more details.

Friday, October 29, 1:00pm to 6:00pm
Crane Room, Paige Hall
12 Upper Campus Road

Monet's Water Lillies-Vision & Designs and Courbet-A Dream of Modern Art
A presentation of films by Professor Judith Wechsler, a writer and director of 23 films, is the National Endowment for the Humanities Professor of Art History at Tufts University, where she teaches and writes about 19th and early 20th century French Art.

Friday, November 5, 12noon to 2:00pm
Granoff Music Center
Distler Hall
20 Talbot Avenue

A History of Art History at Tufts
MA candidate Ayesha Fuentes talks about her recent research, on the department's behalf, into the history of art history at Tufts, dating back over a hundred years.

Monday, November 8, 12noon to 1:15pm
The Department of Art and Art History's Lounge
11 Talbot Avenue

Italy's Islamic Orient A View from Renaissance Art History and Historiography
A Tomasso Lecture given by Karen-edis Barzman, Associate Professor of Art History, Director of (CEMERS) Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Binghampton University, State University of New York

Monday, November 8, 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Tisch Library, Room 314

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