ART DEPARTMENT NEWS
The Departments of Anthropology, Art, History, and Music offer an interdisciplinary minor in cultural resource preservation which gives students education and experience in the field of historic preservation and cultural resource management aimed at the protection and enhancement of archaeological, artistic, historical, and architectural resources. For more information >>
Explore contemporary art with Joel Tauber in 9 different cities in Europe this summer! Find out more about this exciting opportunity here: EuroTour, ART 199: International Studies in Art >>
2 days per week after Spring Break, 12 days in Venice. This exciting course will be taught both on campus and on the ground in Venice during the most important recurring international art exhibition. For more information, contact Professor David Finn and Professor Page Laughlin.
Assistant Professor Joel Tauber’s art installation, “The Sharing Project”, opens in Berlin at the Adamski Gallery (April 2 – 29) and travels to the University Art Museum at Cal State Long Beach (June 12 – July 12). Enjoy reading this piece (and 7 more!) from The Sharing Project in The Huffington Post in advance of more »
“Flags and Faces: The Visual Culture of America’s First World War,” is a new book by Wake Forest University Charlotte C. Weber Professor of Art David Lubin. The book chronicles public perceptions about World War I and how they were shaped in large part by American artists, photographers, and graphic designers. The book’s second section, more »
Groundbreaking sculpture professor, David Finn, is building new ways to tie together entrepreneurship and the arts here at Wake Forest. “We do design work that involves design thinking and iterations of plans, prototypes, drawings and schemes,” Finn explains. He is currently in the development process of two brand new design courses being offered in spring more »
World War I left many soldiers with disfiguring scars. For those whose faces were no longer recognizable, an American artist, Anna Coleman Ladd, sculpted masks to cover their injuries…
In Spring 2014, Joel Tauber’s video art students worked with David Finn’s sculpture students to produce ambitious and exciting sculpture-video installations. They were presented in a large off campus space at 505 Baity Street in Winston-Salem, NC and celebrated in the event “Officially Underground” at the end of the semester.