Third Annual Art Historians of the Twin Cities Symposium

17 February 2018
  • 10:00 - 03:00
  • O'Shaughnessy Educational Center (OEC) Auditorium

    Free and open to the public and handicap accessible.
    For accessibility requests: (651): 962-6315

    Location and parking directions: www.stthomas.edu/campusmaps

The University of St. Thomas Department of Art History is pleased to host the Third Annual Art Historians of the Twin Cities Symposium. Please join us in the O'Shaughnessy Educational Center (OEC) Auditorium from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm for presentation from art historians around the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota.

SESSION I

Printcrafts and Industrious Play in Early America
Christina Michelon
PhD Candidate in Art History, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Early 20th-Century Postcards of Korean Gisaeng
Susan Lee
Associate Professor of Art History, Concordia College, Moorhead

Industrial West Duluth: From Murals, Memories, and the Making of 'Place'
Jennifer Webb
Associate Professor of Art History, University of Minnesota, Duluth

Siah Armajani: Between Zero and One
Victoria Sung
Assistant Curator of Visual Arts, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

SESSION II

The Butcher Boys: Trauma and Catharsis in Post-Apartheid South Africa
Amy Nygaard Mickelson
Adjunct Faculty in Art History, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul

Bodily Evidence: Tracey Emin's My Bed and Nadia Myre's Scar Project
Shannon Flaherty
PhD Candidate in Art History, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Olafur Eliasson's The Weather Project: Between the Endtime and Timelessness
Frenchy Lunning
Professor of Liberal Arts, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis


For questions, contact:

Jessica M. Dandona (jdandona@mcad.edu)
Jayme Yahr (jayme.yahr@stthomas.edu)
Amy K. Hamlin (akhamlin@stkate.edu)