Historia Artis Art History Student Symposium planned April 14

Chicago World's Fair 1893NIU’s Historia Artis Art History Student Symposium begins at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 14, in Room 103 of the Visual Arts Building.

Schedule

  • 2 p.m. Food and greetings
  • 2:10 p.m. Melissa Csoke: “Economic Incentive for Government Support of the Arts”
  • 2:30 p.m. Chryssa Gardiakos: “Claude Cahun’s Art Practice in Response to the Medical Models of Homosexuality and Impersonation as Resistance during the Nazi Occupation”
  • 2:50 p.m. Gabriela Crespo: “Fin-de-Siècle Vienna: Ringstraße Structures and the Feminine Sphere”
  • 3:10 p.m. Anna Mode: “The Columbian Exposition: The Chicago World’s Fair of 1893”
  • 3:30 p.m. Questions and Discussion on Session 1
  • 3:45 p.m. Recess
  • 3:55 p.m. Tessa Crist: “Vladimir Makovsky: Politics and 19th Century Russian Realism”
  • 4:15 p.m. Maria Stapleton: “Pre-Columbian-Christian Syncretism: A Mexican Maize Crucifix”
  • 4:35 p.m. Jennifer Wegmann: “What’s in the Box? Old Testament Narrative Imagery in the Historiated Initials of Thirteenth-century Paris-style Bibles”
  • 4:55 p.m. Questions and Discussion on Session 2

For more information, email tcrist@niu.edu.

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