Posts Tagged ‘abstraction’

Schiff Works on the Critique

Karen Schiff (Lecturer, Liberal Arts) recently gave a lecture, Abstraction in the Public Sphere, at the Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts in Old Lyme, Connecticut. Schiff has also published an essay, Consideration (As An Antidote to Critique), in the anthology Beyond Critique: Contemporary Art in Theory, Practice, and Instruction. The essay began as a College […]

Schiff drawings at Jane Lombard Gallery

Karen Schiff (Lecturer, Graduate Studies) was recently featured in a group exhibition, Sites of Knowledge, at Jane Lombard Gallery. The exhibition included drawings from her Agnes Martin Obituary Project. The summer group exhibition was curated by Melissa Bianca Amore and William Stover. Image: Zeitung from the Agnes Martin Obituary Project by Karen Schiff

Osment leads seminar at Modernist Studies Association

Sarah Osment (Lecturer, Literary Arts & Studies) recently led a seminar at the Modernist Studies Association conference in Pittsburgh, Penn., with David Alworth (Harvard University) and Deak Nabers (Brown University). The seminar, “The Politics of Modernist Abstraction,” explored modernist conceptions of abstraction — and the political projects that attend to and associate with them — […]