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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Caroline A. Bruzelius, Anne Murnick Cogan Professor Emerita of Art and Art History, has been elected a Member of the prestigious American Philosophical Society. Thirty-four Members were elected this year, including others in the humanities such as Elizabeth Alexander, President, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; Marin Alsop, Music Director, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra: Lonnie Bunch III, Secretary, Smithsonian Institution; Carla Hayden, Librarian... read more about Caroline Bruzelius Elected to the American Philosophical Society »

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Sunday, May 10, 2020

Part of Duke University's "Marking The Moment" series for Spring Commencement 2020:     read more about Message to Art, Art History & Visual Studies' Class of 2020 »

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Saturday, May 9, 2020

The Department is pleased to announce that twelve graduating seniors earned Graduation with Distinction honors in AAHVS this spring, for the following projects: Paulina Asturias (Visual Arts)Bridging The Gap Between Latin American Communities Faculty Advisor: Raquel Salvatella de Prada Charles Berman (Visual & Media Studies)Smooth, Mindless Materialism: Visual Representations of Wealth in Urban... read more about 2020 Graduation With Distinction »

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

The Department of Art, Art History & Visual Studies presents the 2020 End-of-Year Online Exhibtion: — featuring projects from the following classes: ARTSVIS/AMI Capstone Digital Imaging Drawing (coming soon) Gothic Cathedrals Graphic Design in Multimedia Introduction to Digital Photography Motion Graphics for Film and Video Moving Image Practice 3D Modeling & Animation... read more about Spring 2020 Exhibition »

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Congratulations to the Department of Art, Art History & Visual Studies 2020 Annual Undergraduate Award winners: THE MARY DUKE BIDDLE FOUNDATION VISUAL ART AWARD Presented annually to recognize an outstanding graduating senior in the Visual Arts, as determined by the Art and Art History faculty.  This award is endowed by the Mary Duke Biddle Foundation. Kyle Harvey  THE NANCY KANEB ART HISTORY AWARD... read more about 2020 Annual Undergraduate Awards »

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Opening – Thursday April 23, 2020    Capstone Show | Hows Cast Open Explore the creativity of our Senior Capstone students in this online exhibition of work. *click to view the full-size poster* Paulina AsturiasBridging the Gap Between Latin American Communities... read more about Visual Arts/AMI Capstone Online Exhibition »

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

The arts are a meaningful part of your Duke experience, no matter what major you choose. At Duke, there are 32 different arts degrees, minors, and certificates and more than 100 student arts groups. Hear from students and artists about how you can forge your own pathway in the arts at Duke, and explore arts.duke.edu to discover courses, communities, and experiences. This video was produced by The Chronicle's Pitch Story Lab, a student creative... read more about Find Your Arts at Duke »

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Monday, March 16, 2020

In November, a memorial which is being created by Instructor of Art, Art History & Visual Studies Stephen Hayes honoring African-American soldiers who fought in North Carolina for the Union will be unveiled. The sculpture will celebrate the black soldiers who carried out the initial attack and suffered the brunt of the casualties. ~ read the complete article at: ... read more about Where Civil War Soldiers Will March Again »

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Friday, October 11, 2019

Undergraduate research and digital humanities storytelling at center of new library exhibit: "The only thing missing from a new digital humanities exhibit in the entrance of Perkins Library about the glories of Venice is the present-day sight and smell of the canals that carry people throughout this remarkable floating city. Otherwise, the exhibit produced by four Duke undergraduate students working with Professor Kristin Huffman and an... read more about Senses of Venice Exhibit »

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Friday, May 10, 2019

Assistant professor Susanna Caviglia has been appointed to the position of Field Editor for 18th-Century Art for caa.reviews, effective July 1, 2019. http://www.caareviews.org/ read more about Faculty Editorial Appointment »

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