University of Oregon

Department of the History of Art and Architecture


Influence of neuroscience on art explored in talk Jan. 23

Associate Professor Kate Mondloch will discuss new media artist Mariko Mori’s multimedia installation “Wave UFO” during a talk at noon January 23 in the Jane Grant Conference Room, 330 Hendricks Hall, 1408 University Street, on the UO campus. The presentation is open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis. Mondloch is associate professor and director of graduate studies at the UO Department of the History of Art and Architecture. Her talk is entitled “Mind Over Matter: Mariko Mori and the Neuroscientific Turn.”

Wave UFO by Mariko Mori


Harper receives $80,000 NEA grant for tapestries exhibit, catalog

Associate Professor James Harper is co-recipient of an $80,000 grant from the National

Associate Professor James Harper


German Expressionism Conference

Saturday, May 18, 2013 9:00 am-5:15 pm Gerlinger Lounge 1468 University Street University of Oregon The conference is free and open to students, faculty members, and the public. On exhibit at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art"German Expressionism" February 5 to May 19, 2013

Max Pechstein’s double-sided painting, Two Women in Lamplight (verso)


Essay wins abstract expressionism award

Sarah Taylor, MA ’12, has been awarded the prestigious Herskovic Essay Prize by the Pollock-Krasner Study Center for an essay drawn from Taylor’s graduate thesis, "Toward the Open Lattice: The Sculpture of Ibram Lassaw, 1945-1953." Taylor is a graduate of the UO Department of the History of Art and Architecture.

Sarah Taylor


Public Lecture - Without Greenberg

Catherine Dossin (Art History, Purdue University) Friday, 11:00 – 12:30, November 16 (Lawrence 206)

Without Greenberg book cover