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History of Art & Architecture and Classics students in Prof. Martin's seminar on Greek Sculpture (AH533) took a field trip this November to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The class is mostly “hands on” with over half of its meetings at the MFA and Harvard Art Museums. More
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... More
GSHAAA will be hosting Dr. Margaret Carroll, Professor of Art at Wellesley College, who will be giving a talk entitled "Rembrandt's Uncanny Ox." Please see the attached flyer for more information. The talk will take place on Wednesday, November 30th at 5:30 PM in CAS 303A with a reception to follow. Light refreshments will be served.
Towards World Heritage International Origins of the Preservation Movement 1870–1930 Edited by Melanie Hall, Boston University (recently released in paperback form) Historic preservation of landscapes and buildings was an important development of the 19th century in many countries. There is, however, surprisingly little understanding about how it took place, and research into it is narrowly... More
The Tale of Genji may be the world’s first novel. It is most definitely the first written by a woman. In the thousand years since it was written, it has transcended the narrow world of the Japanese court to become the core text of the entire Japanese literary tradition. Over... More