Entries by skaplan

Lunder Fellow: Phong Bui

Phong Bui is a 2019 Lunder Institute Fellow. An artist, writer, curator, and publisher and artistic director of the Brooklyn Rail, Bui is the co-curator with Colby’s Diana Tuite of Occupy Colby: Artists Need to Create On the Same Scale that Society Has the Capacity to Destroy, Year 2.  On view at the Colby Museum […]

Theaster Gates and Black Artists Retreat [B.A.R.]

On June 16 and 17, 2019, Lunder Institute Distinguished Visiting Artist Theaster Gates convened a group of scholars and musicians in Washington, DC, for an open workshop, Discussions of the Sonic Imagination.  “Sonic Imagination: the capacity to dream, feel, motivate and activate through sound; to think through and love through sound; to incant, incite or […]

Innovative Approaches to Archives

A cohort of ten early-career art historians from across the US and Europe have been chosen to attend a series of immersive workshops dedicated to teaching the history of American art through archives and primary sources.  Participants are: Katie Anania, University of Nebraska, Lincoln; Sarah Archino, Furman College; Melody Deusner, Indiana University; Melanee Harvey, Howard […]