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Job: tenure-track position in History of Art (Visual Culture and Cultural Studies), Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona

Job: Tenure-track position in History of Art (Visual Culture and Cultural Studies), Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona
Application deadline: Nov 17, 2017

The Department of Humanities at Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona has opened a call for a tenure-track position in History of Art (Visual Culture and Cultural Studies). 764 more words

THE DARK SECRET OF THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART'S CROSS

Featured Image: Apse from San Martin at Fuentidue – The Cloisters – Metropolitan Museum of Art – Courtesy of Spanish

Towering high atop the bluffs above the Hudson Heights and Inwood neighborhoods of Manhattan, The Cloisters museum is home to the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s stunning collection of medieval sculpture, architecture, and decorative art. 561 more words

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Freer|Sackler

Explore the richness of Asian cultures and arts, from ancient Egypt to contemporary Japan, at the new website of the Smithsonian’s Asian collections.

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Art, History, & Art History

Yesterday our class had the wonderful opportunity of visiting the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. I know very little about art history and was nervous about the week’s readings assigned in preparation for our visit. 899 more words

Managing History

Andrew Makarov Painted a Cop With Me

Here is history being made in Moscow in 2016. You cannot see me, but I am off to the side, in a little tablet set on a book pile. 227 more words

Hong Kong's First Drama Archive | (3) Cultural Policy

Translation (with condiments) of “香港戲劇資料庫面世”, written by Cheung Chui-yu (researcher at the Cultural Studies Centre of the Chinese University of Hong Kong), published in the Hong Kong Economic Journal on 16 October 2017. 964 more words

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Will the real Lady Godiva please raise your hand?

Did the real Lady Godiva actually ride through Coventry naked is a question that we have all been asking for centuries. If it is true, it may be the most famous public act of nudity in recorded history. 499 more words

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