• Home
  • Events
  • Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

(Past Events)

Watch virtual lectures on YouTube: KU Art History

2022 Franklin D. Murphy Lecturer: Dr. Alfreda Murck

February 11, 2022
5:30 pm
Spencer Museum of Art 211

April 8, 2022
5:30 pm
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

2021-22 Murphy Distinguished Alumni Lecturer: Dr. Robert Mowry

Collected Stones: The Essence of the Chinese Landscape
March 2, 2022
5:15 pm
Spencer Museum of Art 211

Intersections of Identity: Expression, Exchange, and Hybridity Lecture Series

Lectures will be presented live on the KU Art History YouTube channel

Rejecting the Feminist Label: Xiang Jing and the Construction of an Artist’s Identity
Quincy Ngan
Assistant Professor of Art of Pre-Modern to Contemporary China and Chinese Painting
Yale University
October 7, 2021; 7:00pmCT

Land and Sovereignty: The Foundation for Public Art and Studio Practice
Hock E Aye VI Edgar Heap of Birds
KU 2021 Common Work of Art Creator
December 1, 2021; 5:15pmCT

Golem Girl: Being and Painting the Other
Riva Lehrer

Chicago based artist, writer, and curator
December 2, 2021; 7:00pmCT

Atreyee Gupta
Assistant Professor, Modern and Contemporary Art
University of California Berkeley
February 3, 2022; 7:00pmCT

Siona Benjamin
NYC based artist, speaker, and educator
March 10, 2022; 7:00pmCT

Laura Kina
Vincent de Paul Professor of Art, Media, & Design; Director of Critical Ethnic Studies
DePaul University
April 14, 2022; 7:00pmCT

Art History Department Colloquium Series
Email Prof. Maya Stiller for information on virtually attending

February 4, 2022

March 4, 2022

April 1, 2022

Lectures in conjunction with Prof. Maya Stiller’s “Digital Humanities for (Art) Historians” graduate seminar.

These lectures will be virtual and open to the public, please email Prof. Stiller to attend.

Paul B Jaskot
Professor of Art, Art History & Visual Studies; Director, Duke Digital Art History & Visual Culture Lab
Duke University
January 18, 2022

Sarah Laursen
Alan J. Dworsky Associate Curator of Chinese Art
Harvard Art Museums
February 1, 2022

Rachel Navarro
Academic Coordinator, Art, Design & Architecture Museum
UC Santa Barbara
February 22, 2022

Dana Hogan
Ph.D. student in Art History
Duke University
March 1, 2022

Please check back often or follow us on Facebook to keep up with what's happening in the department!



Give ButtonAlumni SpotlightsDepartment NewsletterShare Your News

Subscribe on YouTube:

Follow us on Facebook:
Follow us on Instagram:

Apply for the
Eglinski Study Abroad Prize

Countdown to
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
KU Today