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Registration is Open for CAA’s 106th Annual Conference

Change has been an ongoing topic of conversation in planning the 106th Annual Conference in Los Angeles, February 21-24. 2018. In our meetings with LA-based civic and cultural organizations, the topic came up over and over again. From the new museums opening in downtown, housing astonishing collections, to the protests in Boyle Heights over gentrification, LA is undergoing a... | Read More

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Christopher Taylor reviews the exhibition Marcantonio Raimondi and Raphael (The Whitworth, University of Manchester, UK, September 30, 2016–May 29, 2017) and its accompanying catalogue, Marcantonio Raimondi, Raphael and the Image Multiplied, edited by Edward H. Wouk. Read the full review at

Mey-Yen Moriuchi discusses Framing Majismo: Art and Royal... | Read More

News from the Art and Academic Worlds


Each week CAA News summarizes articles, published around the web, that CAA members may find interesting and useful in their professional and creative lives.


In the art world, is sex more controversial than race?

There has been a lot of discussion recently about particular pieces of art that have... | Read More

2018 CAA-Getty International Program Participants Selected

CAA is pleased to announce this year’s participants in the CAA-Getty International Program. Now in its seventh year, the international program will bring fifteen new participants and five alumni to the 2018 Annual Conference in Los Angeles, February 21-24. The participants—professors of art history, curators, and artists who teach art history—hail from countries throughout the world,... | Read More

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Catherine Barth visits Walker Evans: Depth of Field at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, which was on view from June 11–September 11, 2016. Read the review at

Gerhard Lutz reviews Musealisierung mittelalterlicher Kunst: Anlässe, Ansätze, Ansprüche edited by Wolfgang Brückle, Pierre Alain Mariaux, and Daniela Mondini. Read the review at... | Read More Membership for $99 (70% off)

We recently announced new membership levels and new benefits for our CAA members, and we wanted to pull out one new benefit for highlighting because we think it’s really helpful, and kind of a big deal.

All CAA members can now get a one-year membership to for $99 (standard price $360). To purchase, log into your CAA account. is the largest online... | Read More

CWA Picks for October 2017

Each month, CAA’s Committee on Women in the Arts selects the best in feminist art and scholarship.

Her Paris: Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism

Tatiana Parcero, Cartografia Interior #43 , 1996. Lambda print and acetate. 43 x 31 in. Scripps College. Photo credit: jdc Fine Art.

October 22, 2017–January 14, 2018 Denver Art Museum 100 W 14th... | Read More

News from the Art and Academic Worlds

A T-shirt depicting the face of Eric Garner designed by Ocean Gao, now in the collection of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.CreditJustin T. Gellerson for The New York Times

Each week CAA News summarizes articles, published around the web, that CAA members may find interesting and useful in their professional and creative... | Read More

Art Journal Open Call for Essays and Artist Projects

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Recently in Art Journal Open, art historians Margo Machida and Jaimey Hamilton Faris spoke with artists Lynne Yamamoto and Sean Connelly about their sculptural works on view at the Honolulu Biennial. [image: Sean Connelly, Thatch Assembly with Rocks (2060s), 2017 and Lynne Yamamoto, Borrowed Time, 2017, installation view at Foster Gardens... | Read More

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Megan Driscoll discusses SoulStirrers: Black Art and the Neo-Ancestral Impulse by H. Ike Okafor-Newsum (Horace Newsum). Read the full review on

Andrew James Hamilton reviews Design for Eternity: Architectural Models from the Ancient Americas by Joanne Pillsbury, Patricia Joan Sarro, James Doyle, and Juliet Wiersema. Read the full review at... | Read More

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