The Graduate Student Symposium

The 32nd Annual Boston University Graduate Symposium on the History of Art & Architecture

Symposium Dates: February 26 – 27, 2016
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Paul Barolsky
Serious Fun: Expressions of Play in the History of Art & Architecture

In all of its forms, play is a vital expressive force. Whether theatrical or athletic, rollicking or subversive, play has enacted a pivotal role in shaping cultural life. The 32nd Annual Boston University Graduate Student Symposium on the History of Art & Architecture invites submissions that consider aspects of play as form, content, process, and methodological framework.

The Symposium will be held Friday, February 26 – Saturday, February 27, 2016, with the keynote lecture by Dr. Barolsky on Friday evening at the Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery Graduate presentations will be on Saturday in the Riley Seminar Room of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Click here for the full 2016 Symposium Schedule.

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.