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Past Events

“Central American Nahuatl and the Post-Classic in Guatemala​”


Dr. Romero’s presentation on Mesoamerican societies links the indigenous languages of Central Mexico and Guatemala into a theoretical framework of language contact around the time of the Spanish conquest.
 

Sep. 18, 2017

4:00PM

DFA 2.204

“Classicism Meets Modernity: Greek and Roman Art in the Nineteenth Century”


As part of the Art History Lecture Series, Dr. Caroline Vout of Cambridge University discusses the evolution of perspectives on Classicism.
 

Sep. 14, 2017

4:00PM

ART 1.120

Hubbard/Birchler in Conversation with Curator Veronica Roberts


Professor of Studio Art Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler discuss their film, Giant, and the experience of representing Switzerland in the current Venice Biennale with Blanton curator Veronica Roberts.
 

Sep. 7, 2017

6:30PM

Smith Building, Blanton Museum of Art

Carris Adams: Send–Go


In this exhibition of new paintings, alumna Adams appropriates and resignifies vernacular signs taken from local businesses in diverse neighborhoods to expose how the signs function as social markers that are implicitly classed, raced and gendered.
 

May. 11 – Sep. 9, 2017

Courtyard Gallery

May. 4, 2017

5:30PM - 7:30PM

Visual Arts Center

May. 2, 2017

5:30PM - 7:30PM

Visual Arts Center

“The Teotihuacan-Maya Encounter: Cultural Implications of the Early Classic Conquest of Tikal”


As part of the Mesoamerica Center Colloquium Series, Dr. Edwin Román Ramírez discusses the development and historical context of the Early Classic palace El Diablo at the Maya site of El Zotz, Guatemala.
 

Apr. 28, 2017

4:00PM

DFA 2.204

Apr. 27, 2017

5:30PM - 7:30PM

Visual Arts Center