Conférence : Rejection & Recovery in the History of Art & Architecture

Clodion, Bacchus and a Nymph with a Child and Grapes, ca. 1790 – 1800, terreacotta, 47 cm, New York, Metropolitan Museum.

Type : Conférence

Date : 24 – 25 mars 2017

Lieu : Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery and Museum of Fine
Arts, Boston

33rd Annual Boston University Graduate Symposium in the History of Art
& Architecture

TRASHED: Rejection and Recovery in the History of Art and Architecture


Friday, March 24, 2017, 5:30 pm, Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery, 855 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215

“Thinking with Objects: Visibility, Imagination, and the Art of Remaking in Dakar’s Creative Economy”, Dr. Joanna Grabski Professor and Chair of Art History and Visual Culture at Denison University


Saturday, March 25, 2017, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, Riley Seminar Room, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115

10:00am    Coffee in the Riley Seminar Room

Discussant: Bryn Schockmel, PhD Candidate, Boston University, Jennifer Gear, PhD Candidate, University of Michigan, “Bring Out Your Dead: Domenico Tintoretto and the Problem of Depicting Plague Corpses in Early Modern Venice”

Liz Hirsch, PhD Student, The Graduate Center, City University of New York, “Channel Heights Defense Housing: Trial and Error in Richard J. Neutra’s Pocket Utopia”

Elizabeth Saari Browne, PhD Student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, “Modeling Enlightenment: Reconsidering Clodion’s Bacchic Sculpture”

12:00pm     Break for lunch

1:00pm     Coffee in the Riley Seminar Room

Discussant: Kiernan Acquisto, PhD Student, Boston University

Daniel Healey, PhD Candidate, Princeton University, “Egyptian Stones and Roman Ashes: Alabaster Cinerary Urns in Elite Roman Tombs”

Alexander Bigman, PhD Student, Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, “A Newer Brutalism: Reconsidering the Art of Rachel Whiteread”

Katherine Hammond, PhD Candidate, Ohio University, “Ruins, Whitewashing and the Reimagined: Alaa Awad’s Protest Mural”

For more information, please contact Kelsey Gustin and Tessa Hite,
Symposium Co-Coordinators, at

This event is generously sponsored by The Boston University Center for the Humanities; the Boston University Department of History of Art & Architecture; the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the Boston University Graduate Student History of Art & Architecture Association; and the Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery.

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Florence Fesneau (2017, 11 mars). Conférence : Rejection & Recovery in the History of Art & Architecture. Groupe de Recherche en Histoire de l'Art Moderne. Consulté le 20 avril 2024, à l’adresse

Florence Fesneau

Docteur en Histoire de l'art moderne (Université Paris I - Panthéon Sorbonne)

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