Students Study Contemporary Art at the 2019 Venice Biennale

Wake Forest students have an unequaled and unique opportunity to review global contemporary artistic and curatorial practice at the Venice Biennale. This seminar, ART199 Contemporary Art and the Venice Biennale, provides an in-depth study of Venice and its leading exhibition of contemporary art. During the Biennale, artists, art historians, curators, critics, collectors, gallerists, and the […]

Professor David Lubin, University of Tennessee Humanities Center 7th Annual Distinguished Lecture: “Behind the Mask: WWI, Plastic Surgery, and the Modern Beauty Revolution”

For event website Professor David M. Lubin, Charlotte C. Weber Professor of Art at Wake Forest University, examines the humanitarian efforts of plastic surgeons during the First World War to restore obliterated faces and sculptors to fashion prosthetic masks for the disfigured. He relates such efforts to the renowned beauty culture of the 1920s. Monday, […]

Professor Di Luo speaks about the application of digital technology in the study and preservation of Chinese Buddhist art and architecture

As part of the symposium and exhibition Virtual Journeys: Chinese Buddhist Art and Architecture in the Digital Era, Di Luo speaks about the application of digital technology in the study and preservation of Chinese Buddhist art and architecture. Symposium: Sept 27, 2018, Charles B. Wang Center, Stonybrook University. Exhibition: September 12 through December 15, 2018 […]

Spring 2019 course: Contemporary Art and the Venice Biennale

Priority Deadline: September 15, 2018 — Interviews will begin in the latter half of September — Rolling admissions, so apply early!
In this upcoming semester, Prof. Page Laughlin will be offering the bi-annual course ART 199 (3hr), Venice: Contemporary Art and the Venice Biennale. This seminar will provide an in-depth study of Venice and its leading exhibition of contemporary art, the Venice Biennale…