Category: Graduate Student News

Sarah Parrish named 2017 Emerging Voices Scholar

Sarah Parrish, PhD Candidate in Contemporary Art, has been named the American Craft Council’s 2017 Emerging Voices Scholar. The Emerging Voices Awards recognize and support the next generation of makers and thinkers in the field of contemporary craft, decorative arts, and design. The biennial awards recognize one winner among five shortlisted emerging artists and one […]

BU PhD candidate awarded Max-Planck Institute post-doctoral fellowship

Erin Hyde Nolan, a PhD candidate who will defend her dissertation in February 2017, has received a post-doctoral fellowship from the Max-Planck Institute’s Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence, Italy. Her project examines photographic archives of the Middle East and their codification in European and American museum systems. It will map the trajectory of these collections over space […]

HAA PhD student curated show, now on view at BUAG

Curated by Jordan Karney Chaim (GRS’19), a PhD candidate in the Arts & Sciences history of art and architecture department and BU’s Raymond and Margaret Horowitz Foundation Fellow in American Art, Martine Gutierrez: True Story consists of six videos, two large-scale projections, and four photographic series. Now on view at the BU Stone Gallery, through December 11th. […]

Call for Papers- December 2nd- Deadline extended

The 33rd Annual Boston University Graduate Symposium in the History of Art and Architecture  Trashed: Rejection and Recovery in the History of Art and Architecture Submissions Due: December 2nd, 2016 (extended from Nov 21) Symposium Dates: March 24 – 25, 2017 What happens to the ideas and materials that end up in the scrap bin […]

Guest Lecture- September 20th

GSHAAA welcomes you to join us on Tuesday, September 20th at 5:30 pm for a guest lecture by Dr. Daniel Abramson of Boston University. Entitled “”Representing the Welfare State,” the talk will be held  in CAS 303A, with a reception to follow.  We look forward to seeing you there!    

Guest Lecture- April 14th

GSHAAA welcomes you to join us on Thursday, April 14th for a guest lecture by Dr. Jody Gordon of Wentworth Institute of Technology. Dr. Gordon, a specialist in ancient Roman archaeology, will be speaking about the art and architecture of Roman Cyprus.  Assistant Professor in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at Wentworth Institute […]

Alumna Essay Published in the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians

The current issue of the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians includes an essay by Katherine Carroll (PhD ’12), “Creating the Modern Physician: The Architecture of American Medical Schools in the Era of Medical Education Reform.”  This essay is drawn from her doctoral dissertation, “Modernizing the American Medical School, 1893-1940: Architecture, Pedagogy, Professionalization, and […]