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Congratulations to our first Ph.D. graduate! Rachel Nelson successfully defended her dissertation "At the Edge of Ruin: Seeing Art Under Perpetual Conflict"
Tatiane Santa Rosa presented a paper on Lygia Clark at the Sensorial Encounters Graduate Symposium (The University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS)
Chessa Adsit-Morris presented a paper at the Australian Association for Environmental Education conference
Lorraine Affourtit presented her research on The Oaxaca Commune at the Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico
Sara Blaylock co-organized the first ever Grad Forum panel at the International Association for Visual Culture Biannual Conference
Lorraine Affourtit presented at the Association of Latin American Art Fourth Triennial Conference
Professor Demos presents "Decolonizing Nature: Contemporary Art and the Politics of Ecology"
Professor Dean: Getty Scholar at the Getty Research Institute
Assistant Professor Narath: Getty Research Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship
Professor Murray published "Queering Post-Black Art: Artists Transforming African-American Identity after Civil Rights"
Brinker Ferguson Heads Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Digital Documentation and Education Project
Brinker Ferguson Heads Emergency Heritage Documentation Kits in Conflict Areas Project through National Center for Preservation Technology and Training Grant.
Kate Korroch presented "Transitioning the Gaze and Searching for Power: Harisu's 2001 Dodo Cosmetics Advertisement" and chaired the panel "Body as Art Installation"
Jordan Reznick presented "Selfie Suburbia: Whites Online in the Twenty-first Century"
Queer Babes Photography Exhibition, Portraits by Jordan Reznick
Amber Hickey to present a paper for the Inuit Studies Conference in St. Johns, Newfoundland and Labrador
Amber Hickey presents paper for Performing Cartography Symposium (York University, Toronto)
Gaby Greenlee Presented a Paper at the 5th Biennial Borderlands Conference: "Forging Faith(s) in Global Borderlands," University of California, Santa Barbara
Gaby Greenlee Presented a Paper at the Graduate Students’ Conference: "Global Magic," University of Victoria, British Columbia
Mary Thomas Presents Paper on Billboard Series by Mario Ybarra Jr. at College Art Association Annual Conference
Kris Timken in Conversation With Lucy R. Lippard and Marie Lorenz at the North Brooklyn Boat Club
A Conversation and Book Signing: The New Explorers by Kris Timken with Forward by Lucy R. Lippard at Oregon College of Arts and Crafts
Sara Blaylock publishes essay in exhibition catalogue in Germany
Rachel Nelson Co-Curates "Collective Museum," a Campus-wide Participatory Public Art Installation at UC Santa Cruz
Arts Division Website Features Mary Thomas’ Research on Improvisation as an Aesthetic Strategy