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Doris and Clarence Malo Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art Julia Bryan-Wilson has been awarded the 2018 Book Prize from the Association for the Study of Arts of the Present (ASAP) for her book FRAY: Art and Textile Politics. More on this award can be found here.
History of Art Commencement exercises will take place on Tuesday, May 21st at 9:00 a.m. in the auditorium at BAMPFA. Save the date!
This year's commencement speaker is Ellie Hughes, Deputy Director of the Walters Art Gallery in Baltimore, Maryland, and an alumna of the department (2001).
Join us on Sunday, September 16, the day before the conference, when the Legion of Honor Museum will host a panel conversation on "British Art in a Global Context" in connection with their current exhibition Truth and Beauty: The Pre-Raphaelites and the Old Masters.
Chilean-born poet and artist Cecilia Vicuña's exhibition, co-curated by Prof. Julia Bryan-Wilson, opens July 11 at the Berkeley Art Museum, with a reading and book signing on July 8.
Prof. Julia Bryan-Wilson's recently published book Fray: Art and Textile Politics (U Chicago, 2017) was awarded the 2018 Robert Motherwell Book Prize from the Dedalus Foundation. The award comes with a $10,000 prize and honors an outstanding scholarly contribution to the history of modernism.
The next Berkeley/Stanford Symposium will be on April 13, 2019.
The Berkeley/Stanford Symposium is an annual gathering of emerging voices in the arts. Organized collaboratively by graduate students in Art History at both Stanford and UC Berkeley, the symposia are open to graduate students in all fields and young members of the wider community of visual culture, including artists, designers, museum professionals, and writers.
Details and RSVP information will be announced when available, check back soon!
Prof. Julia Bryan-Wilson received the 2018 campus-wide award for her mentorship of graduate student instructors. This award recognizes contributions to teaching and learning, and is administered by the Graduate Council’s Advisory Committee for GSI Affairs and the Graduate Division’s GSI Teaching & Resource Center.
Honorable Mention from the Undergraduate Library Research Prize for his essay “Decapitating the Academie”
A paid summer internship in the Museum Voices program at the Princeton University Art Gallery
Graduate Pre-doctoral Fellowships/Awards
Sarah Louise Cowan
Mellon-ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship
Townsend Center for the Humanities Dissertation Fellowship
Ramón de Santiago
Summer Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship for intensive study of Nahuatl at the University of Utah
CASVA’s three-year Paul Mellon Pre-Doctoral Fellowship
Summer Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship to complete an intensive Ottoman language program in Turkey
CLIR Mellon Dissertation Fellowship
Terra Foundation International Research travel grant
New England Regional Fellowship Consortium (NERFC) grant
Chester Dale fellowship, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Department of Modern and Contemporary Art
Smithsonian Institution Predoctoral Fellowship, Smithsonian American Art Museum (declined)
Terra Foundation for American Art Summer Residency, Giverny, France
Outstanding GSI Award
Jessica (Jez) Flores García
University of California Dissertation Year Fellowship for 2018–19
Lesdi Goussen Robleto
Tinker Foundation Field Research Grant
CAORC Traveling fellowship, 2018–2019, to research her dissertation on the "Pasquino" group
Outstanding GSI Award
Mentored Research Award – a prize for students whose backgrounds, life experiences, and/or work contribute to diversity – for 2018–19
CASVA’s Ittleson Fellowship to research her dissertation on Lamaštu and Pazuzu apotropaia in ancient Assyria
CASVA’s David E. Finley Fellowship
SFMOMA Curatorial Photography Internship, Summer 2018
Global Urban Humanities-Townsend Fellowship
American Institute of Indian Studies Junior Research Fellowship
Fulbright-Nehru Student Research Award
Social Science and Research Council International Dissertation Research Fellowship
Graduate Postdoctoral Fellowships/Awards
Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship, Columbia University, Department of Art History & Archaeology
NEH Summer Research Grant
Tenure Track Position, Georgia State University
Assistant Professor of Asian Art and Chinese Studies at Davidson College in North Carolina
Cornelius and Emily Vermeule Assistant Curator of Greek and Roman Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
2-year Visiting Assistant Professor of American Art at DePauw University
2-Year Visiting Assistant Professor of American Art and Architecture at Smith College
Assistant Professor of Greek and Roman Art at Johns Hopkins University
Lauren Kroiz's new book Cultivating Citizens: The Regional Work of Art in the New Deal Era has been released and was recently featured on the University of California Press's blog.