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Professor Karen Kurczynski co-facilitates session on pedagogy at the University Museum of Contemporary Art

Monday, October 7, 2019

On Monday, Oct. 7, Professor Karen Kurczynski co-facilitated a session on pedagogy for the Teaching for Inclusiveness, Diversity, and Equity Fellowship Program at the Center for Teaching in the...

Professor Karen Kurczynski and UMCA Bring “Making Art Yours” to Diverse Groups of Students

Saturday, August 31, 2019

This fall, art history Professor Karen Kurczynski will launch “Making Art Yours,” a new program in collaboration with the University Museum of Contemporary Art. Funded in part by a Campus Climate...

Distinguished Professor Walter Denny will Chair the Met's Visiting Committee for the Department of Textile Conservation

Monday, April 8, 2019

UMass' Distinguished Professor of Art History, Walter Denny, has been closely involved with the Textile Conservation Department at the Metropolitan Museum of Art for 11 years. Additionally, Denny...

Art History Major Constance Roberts Receives Rising Researcher Award

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Art history major Constance Roberts was recently deemed a Rising Researcher by the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. The Rising Researcher acknowledgement program is designed to raise the...

"Out of Storage and into the Light: Sculptures That Tell Stories," Curated by Professor Gülru Çakmak Opens at Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Professor Gülru Çakmak's exhibition Out of Storage and Into the Light: Sculptures that Tell Stories is now on view at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Taking a global approach to the art history of...

12th Annual Curatorial Fellowship Exhibition Announced: What’s So Funny? How Humor Makes Us Think

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

  A collaboration between the University Museum of Contemporary Art and the History of Art and Architecture Department, the Graduate Curatorial Fellowship Exhibition is now in it's 12th year. This ...