Department of Art and Art History Calendar

Undergraduate Art History Research Symposium

student presenting research

As part of the university's 2014 Undergraduate Research Week, the following topics will be presented during this symposium.

Peri Boylan

Power and Symbolism in the Northern Renaissance: Van Eyck, Dürer and Holbein

John Dickson

Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks: The City’s Effect on Mental and Social Health

Philip Karjeker

Rauschenberg’s Carmen Jones, an Artist at Play

Laine Lieberman

Kehinde Wiley: The Making of a Modern Portrait

Jennifer Nordhauser

The Eternal Garden of Saint Louis: The Introduction of Naturalistic Floral Relief Sculpture at the Sainte-Chapelle in Paris

Kaila Schedeen

Representations of Violence in Plains Indian Drawings: The Schild Ledger of 1870-1895

Julia Wang

Seeing Color Beyond its Representational Purpose: Art of the Early 20th Century