The Art History Department will host its Master of Arts in Art History Spring Graduate Student Forum at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 19, in the O’Shaughnessy Educational Center auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. A reception will follow the presentations.

Qualifying paper presenters:

  • Barbara Aiken-Ali
    “Russia’s Grizzly Coast and Polar Bear Odyssey: The Charisma of Conservation in Zoo Design”
    Dr. Victoria Young, faculty adviser
  • Theresa Downing
    “Stephanie Liner’s ‘Corporeal Architecture’ and Womanhouse: Deploying the Essentialist Gendered Space of the Domestic Interior”
    Dr. Craig Eliason, faculty adviser
  • Joshua Feist
    “Democratic Mosaics and Museums: Two Renaissances Realized in the Façade of the American Visionary Art Museum”
    Dr. Victoria Young, faculty adviser
  • Amy Marie Nygaard
    “Hale Woodruff’s Talladega College Murals”
    Dr. Heather Shirey, faculty adviser

For more information call (651) 962-5855.