Art History Symposium

The 28th Annual Art History Symposium

 All events are fee and open to the public.

 March 8-9, 2018, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Thursday night events will be held at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. Friday’s events will be held in Vol Walker Hall, Shollmier Auditorium, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

Students at colleges and universities in Arkansas are invited to submit proposals to present at the 2018 symposium. Topics in any area of art history are acceptable and should reflect research undertaken in an upper-level art history class during the last year. Presenters do not have to be art history majors.

Call for Papers coming soon.

Dr. Vivien Fryd of Vanderbilt University is this year’s keynote speaker. She will give a lecture titled, ” Henry Ries: The Berlin Wall as a Counter-Monument atop the Ruins of War, Terror, and Division” on Thursday, March 8th at 6:00 PM. The lecture will take place at Walker Landing in Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, following a guided tour and reception for symposium participants.

On Friday, March 9th, students will present their papers in the Shollmier Auditorium, in Vol Walker Hall at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.