ART DEPARTMENT NEWS

Students Study Contemporary Art At the Upcoming 2019 Venice Biennale
April 24, 2019  |  Related:

Wake Forest students have an unequaled and unique opportunity to review global contemporary artistic and curatorial practice at the Venice Biennale. This seminar, ART199 Contemporary Art and the Venice Biennale, provides an in-depth study of Venice and its leading exhibition of contemporary art. During the Biennale, artists, art historians, curators, critics, collectors, gallerists, and the more »

Page Laughlin Awarded Fellowship by VCCA
December 10, 2018  |  Related:

Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) is one of the world’s most prestigious artist communities. Laughlin is among approximately 25 Fellows focusing on their own creative projects at this working retreat for visual artists, writers, and composers.

Professor John J. Curley, German Consulate in New York: Dismantling Concepts – A Conversation on the Paintings of Gerhard Richter, October 12
October 12, 2018  |  Related:

Professor John J. Curley presents Dismantling Concepts – A Conversation on the Paintings of Gerhard Richter, at the Deutsches Haus at NYU, Friday, October 12.

Professor David Lubin, ART 231 class to re-broadcast nationally on C-Span 3 on Sunday, October 14
October 10, 2018  |  Related:

Professor David Lubin’s ART 231 class RE-AIRS this Sunday, October 14 at noon ET on C-SPAN 3.

Professor David Finn, Scotland Lectures October 2018
October 1, 2018  |  Related:

Professor David Finn will be presenting two talks on his work in Scotland, the first is “Preface to ‘Shadow Citizens’” in which he will present his artwork and ideas on people who are living on the edge of society, many of whom he cast in Winston-Salem. The talk is the Duncan of Johnstone College of more »

Professor Joel Tauber, Recent Projects
October 1, 2018  |  Related:

Associate Professor Joel Tauber’s new project, UNDERWATER, brings environmentalism, trance music, and mysticism together. In a 7-channel video installation that’s also an operatic disco, Tauber sings about pollution and global warming like a Jewish cantor on the Day of Atonement. Electronic dance music arises from depth readings taken from 40 of his scuba dives. 5 more »

Professor Morna O’Neill’s new book, Hugh Lane The Art Market and the Art Museum, 1893–1915
October 1, 2018  |  Related:

Professor Morna O’Neill’s new book published by Yale University Press, Hugh Lane The Art Market and the Art Museum, 1893–1915, charts a geography of the art market and the art museum in the early 20th century through the legacy of one influential dealer. Born in Ireland, Hugh Lane (1875–1915) established himself in London in the more »

Department of Art Newsletter | Fall 2018
October 1, 2018  |  Related:
Professor David Lubin, ART 231 class broadcast nationally on C-Span 3 on Saturday, October 6
October 1, 2018  |  Related:

David Lubin’s American Visual Arts lecture and class discussion on 19th-century New England artist Winslow Homer was taped by C-Span last spring for its “Lectures in History” series, which features actual class sessions in college classrooms across the country. The Wake Forest episode will debut on Saturday, October 6 at 8pm ET and Midnight ET more »