Symposium features keynote speaker, Dr. Catha Paquette, a Latin American Art Specialist from Cal. State Long Beach on Friday, April 10, 2015, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. in Kennedy Hall, Room 379.
Come and hear Dr. Paquette speak on Latin American Art and connect with other students passionate about art history while chatting with Chapman’s art history faculty. In addition to that, art history students from around the nation and Canada will present their research on topics from pre-Columbian sculpture to Surrealist paintings, and Renaissance gardens to the architecture of Rem Koolhaas.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Dr. Catha Paquette holds a BA from Wheaton College in Massachusetts, an MBA from New York University, and an MA and PhD in the History of Art and Architecture from University of California, Santa Barbara. When she joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor in 2003, she brought a range of knowledge and experience from her work in museums, industry, and community organizations. In the academic year 2007–2008, she was a recipient of the Getty Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Arts and Humanities. She was tenured and promoted to Associate Professor in 2009 and recently granted promotion to full Professor, effective Fall 2014.
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This event is free and open to the public (lunch included!).
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