Department of Art History and Art

Erin Benay Receives Fellowship from the American Institute of Indian Studies

Date posted: September 29th, 2016

Erin Benay, Assistant Professor of Italian Renaissance and Baroque Art, received a 2017-18 fellowship from the American Institute of Indian Studies to support research and travel for her third book project, tentatively titled Italy by Way of India: Routes of Devotional Knowledge in the Early Modern Period…Read more.

Dr. Aimee Marcereau DeGalan, PhD 2007, named the Louis and Adelaide C. Ward Senior Curator of European Arts at the Nelson-Atkins Museum

Date posted: September 16th, 2016

Dr. Aimee Marcereau DeGalan, CWRU PhD 2007, will take up her duties in October as the new Louis L. and Adelaide C. Ward Senior Curator of European Arts at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri. …Read more.

Elina Gertsman Promoted to Professor

Date posted: July 7th, 2016

Congratulations to Elina Gertsman, who was promoted to the rank of Professor, effective July 1, 2016. She came to CWRU as Assistant Professor in fall 2010, and earned tenure and promotion to the rank of Associate Professor in 2014. …Read more.

Elina Gertsman receives Faculty Research Travel Grant from the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities

Date posted: July 5th, 2016

Elina Gertsman, Associate Professor in Medieval Art, received a Faculty Research Travel Grant from the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities at CWRU. She used it this summer to travel to northern Europe in order to work at several libraries, museums, and archives, and finish research for her next monograph on empty spaces in late medieval art. …Read more.

Erin Benay Receives Glennan Fellowship from UCITE

Date posted: July 2nd, 2016

UCITE, the University Center for Innovation in Teaching and Education (UCITE)  at Case Western Reserve University, has named Assistant Professor Erin Benay one of its five Glennan Fellows for 2016-17. Named after T. …Read more.

Cleveland Symposium 2016–Collections: Celebration

Date posted: May 25th, 2016


Collections: Celebration
42nd Annual Cleveland Symposium
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
Friday, October 28, 2016
The Case Western Reserve University/Cleveland Museum of Art Joint Graduate Program in Art History and Museum Studies is proud to announce its 2016 Annual Symposium: Collections: Celebration. …Read more.

Henry Adams to Participate in Environmental Think Tank at Wesleyan University 2016-17

Date posted: May 25th, 2016

Henry Adams will be on Leave of Absence for the 2016-17 academic year.  He has an appointment as a Fellow of the College of the Environment and Visiting Professor of Environmental Studies at Wesleyan University where he will teach one course, “The Experience of American Landscape,” participate in a think tank on a weekly basis and attend the monthly Environmental Studies senior colloquia.  …Read more.

CWRU Alumnus Christopher Bedford named Director of the Baltimore Museum of Art

Date posted: May 23rd, 2016

Christopher Bedford, who received an MA in Art History from CWRU in 2003, was named the tenth director of the Baltimore Museum of Art; he will begin his term in August. …Read more.

Art History Faculty Receive Recognition from the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities for 2016-17

Date posted: May 23rd, 2016

Two assistant professors in art history, Erin Benay, a specialist in early modern Italian art, and Maggie Popkin, a specialist in ancient Roman art, received awards from the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities at CWRU.  …Read more.

Andrea Wolk Rager receives Diekhoff Award for Distinguished Graduate Teaching

Date posted: May 23rd, 2016

Andrea Wolk Rager, the Jesse Hauk Shera Assistant Professor in art history, received a John S. Diekhoff Award in spring 2016, the second year in a row that a professor in art history has received this award.  …Read more.

41st Annual Cleveland Symposium, October 23, 2015

Date posted: September 29th, 2015

 

41st Annual Cleveland Symposium
Unity and Division in the History of Art
Recital Hall, Cleveland Museum of Art
Friday, October 23, 2015
 
Sponsored by the Nancy and Joseph Keithley Institute for Art History
with additional generous support from the Friends of Art
and the School of Graduate Studies, Case Western Reserve University
 
Presented by the Joint Graduate Program in Art History and Museum Studies
of Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Museum of Art
 
  …Read more.

NEH Grant to support archaeological research in the Sanctuary of the Great Gods in Samothrace, Greece

Date posted: August 20th, 2015

Maggie Popkin, assistant professor of art history, is a principle investigator on a team of scholars who have received a three-year, $300,000 collaborative research grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to support archaeological research in the Sanctuary of the Great Gods in Samothrace, Greece. …Read more.

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