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Professor La Follette Experiments With Photography at MHCAM

Monday, February 15, 2016

On her 2016 sabbatical, Dr. La Follette is working on her book on the Licinian portraits from Rome now In Copenhagen. In anticipation of her trip to Denmark in February, she recently spent an...

Tiffany Sprague '97 Visits Campus

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

On November 4th, 2015, UMass Amherst undergraduate alumna Tiffany Sprague visited campus to talk with Professor Nancy Noble's Careers for Art History Majors undergraduate course. Tiffany Sprague is...

Assistant Professor Sonja Drimmer Wins Richard III and Yorkist History Essay Prize

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Sonja Drimmer won the Richard III and Yorkist History Essay prize for 2015 for her article Beyond Private Matter: A Prayer Roll for Queen Margaret of Anjou. Each year, the article is awarded for an...

Dr. Anne Umland & Picasso Sculpture

Friday, September 25, 2015

Dr. Anne Umland is the keynote speaker for the 2015 Mark Roskill Symposium. She is the Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art, and has organized...

Assistant Professor Sonja Drimmer receives Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship

Monday, May 18, 2015

The Department of the History of Art and Architecture is very happy to announce that Assistant Professor Sonja Drimmer has received an Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship from the Rare Book School at the...

Karen Kurczynski at "Expo Jorn: Art is a Festival"

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Learn more about Professor Kurczynski’s work in this video, "Three Researchers, One Asger Jorn," short educational video produced by the Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, 2014....