December 18, 2022 – from Artdaily
Vitoria Faria ’23 and Zeki Hirsch ’24 appointed Art History Representatives to the WCAS Student Advisory Board
September 20, 2022
The department has chosen two student leaders to serve as Art History Representatives to the WCAS Student Advisory Board. Zeki Hirsch, a junior from New York City, is majoring in Art History. He is primarily interested in ancient Near Eastern art, especially from culturally syncretic areas like Palmyra, Hatra, and the Parthian Empire. Vitoria Faria, a senior from Brazil, majors in Art History and Economics. She enjoys studying art collecting practices across periods and regions, but is currently focusing on collections owned by women of the Italian Renaissance.
September 6, 2022 – from Newcity
Professor Escobar has published "Habsburg Madrid: Architecture and the Spanish Monarchy," a major new study of early modern architecture and urbanism, with Penn State University Press.
April 28, 2022 – from Penn State University Press
April 22, 2022 – from The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
April 7, 2022 – from American Council of Learned Societies
Professor Emerita Holly Clayson has accepted the R. Stanton Avery Distinguished Fellowship at The Huntington San Marino, CA for the academic year, 2022-23.
April 5, 2022 – from The Huntington
Professor Rebecca Zorach recently spoke on WBEZ about the return of the Columbus statue to Grant Park.
March 30, 2022 – from WBEZ
Professor Emerita Holly Clayson draws big crowds to her public mini-course on Impressionism at the Evanston Public Library.
January 9, 2022 – from Evanston RoundTable