Third Annual Art Historians of the Twin Cities Symposium
The University of St. Thomas is pleased to host the Third Annual Art Historians of the Twin Cities Symposium.
Date & Time:
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
O'Shaughnessy Educational Center Auditorium
Session I: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
“Printcrafts and Industrious Play in Early America”
Christina Michelon, PhD Candidate in Art History, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
“Early 20th-Century Postcards of Korean Gisaeng”
Susan Lee, Associate Professor of Art History, Concordia College, Moorhead
“Industrial West Duluth: From Murals, Memories, and the making of “Place””
Jennifer Webb, Associate Professor of Art History, University of Minnesota, Duluth
“Siah Armajani: Between Zero and One”
Victoria Sung, Assistant Curator of Visual Arts, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
12-12:45 p.m.: Lunch Break
12:45-1 p.m.: Tour of the American Museum of Asmat Art spring exhibition with AMAA Director Dr. Eric Kjellgren
1-1:15 p.m.: Tour of the Department of Art History's spring exhibition with Department Chair Dr. Victoria Young
Session II: 1:30-3 p.m.
“The Butcher Boys: Trauma and Catharsis in Post-Apartheid South Africa”
Amy Nygaard Mickelson, Adjunct Faculty in Art History, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul
“Bodily Evidence: Tracey Emin’s My Bed and Nadia Myre’s Scar Project”
Shannon Flaherty, PhD Candidate in Art History, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
“Olafur Eliasson’s The Weather Project: Between the Endtime and Timelessness”
Frenchy Lunning, Professor of Liberal Arts, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis