Department of Art and Art History News

Eddie Chambers presents Nigeria/Yoruba: Some History at the Fine Arts Library

Fri. February 19, 2016

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Eddie Chambers organized Nigeria/Yoruba: Some History at the Fine Arts Library. This display is in celebration of The University of Texas at Austin’s annual Yoruba Day, hosted during the course of this spring by the John L. Warfield Center for African & African American Studies.

John L. Warfield Center presents exhibition curated by Phillip Townsend

Wed. February 17, 2016

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The John L. Warfield Center for African & African American Studies presents an exhibition curated by Phillip A. Townsend (M.A. candidate in Art History). The exhibition, Light and Life: St. Louis Cemetery No.1 through the Lens of John Pinderhughes, will be on view through May 2016.

Michael Smith performance, screening, and discussion at Yale Union

Wed. February 17, 2016

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Michael Smith performs at Yale Union on March 4, 2016. A screening and discussion will be held the following day.

Eric Kayne awarded fellowship and solo exhibition from the Houston Center for Photography

Wed. February 17, 2016

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Eric Kayne (B.A. Studio Art, 1998) received a fellowship and solo show at the Houston Center for Photography. His exhibition, In The Pipeline's Path, will be on view May 13 – July 10, 2016.