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Meet the Meiss Fund Recipients for Spring 2020

Red and White Plum Blossoms, Ogata Kōrin, early 18th century, via Wikimedia Commons

MEET THE GRANTEES

Twice a year, CAA awards grants through the Millard Meiss Publication Fund to support book-length scholarly manuscripts in the history of art, visual studies, and related subjects that have been accepted by a publisher on their merits, but cannot be published in the most desirable... | Read More

Affiliated Society News for Summer 2020

Affiliated Society News shares the new and exciting things CAA’s affiliated organizations are working on including activities, awards, publications, conferences, and exhibitions.

Interested in becoming an Affiliated Society? Learn more here.

Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA)

ARLIS/NA will be holding its 2021 Annual Conference in Montréal,... | Read More

New in caa.reviews

   

Valerie Gonzalez reviews Building the Caliphate: Construction, Destruction, and Sectarian Identity in Early Fatimid Architecture by Jennifer A. Pruitt. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

Francesca Balboni virtually explores the Amon Carter Museum exhibition The Perilous Texas Adventures of Mark Dion. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

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News from the Art and Academic Worlds

The Tsai Performance Center on the campus of Boston University, Boston. Photo: Steven Senne/AP, via WGBH

Upheaval Over Race Reaches Met Museum After Curator’s Instagram Post

A post by a longtime department chairman prompted a letter from staff on the museum’s “culture of systemic racism.” (New... | Read More

RAAMP Coffee Gathering: Gender Equity in the Museum (and Arts) Workplace

Coffee Gathering: Gender Equity in the Museum (and Arts) Workplace

On Thursday, July 2 at 2:00 PM (EST) we will speak with Anne Ackerson and Joan Baldwin on gender equity in museums and workplaces.

To RSVP to this Coffee Gathering, please fill out this form. 

A former museum director, Joan H. Baldwin is the Curator of Special Collections at The Hotchkiss School. She is... | Read More

RAAMP Coffee Gathering: Gender Equity in the Museum (and Arts) Workplace

Coffee Gathering: Gender Equity in the Museum (and Arts) Workplace

On Thursday, July 2 at 2:00 PM (EST) we will speak with Anne Ackerson and Joan Baldwin on gender equity in museums and workplaces.

To RSVP to this Coffee Gathering, please fill out this form. 

A former museum director, Joan H. Baldwin is the Curator of Special Collections at The Hotchkiss School. She is... | Read More

New in caa.reviews

   

Lihong Liu writes about Mount Wutai: Visions of a Sacred Buddhist Mountain by Wen-shing Chou. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

Alexander Nagel considers the Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition The World between Empires: Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

... | Read More

New in caa.reviews

   

Lihong Liu writes about Mount Wutai: Visions of a Sacred Buddhist Mountain by Wen-shing Chou. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

Alexander Nagel considers the Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition The World between Empires: Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

... | Read More

New in caa.reviews

   

Lihong Liu writes about Mount Wutai: Visions of a Sacred Buddhist Mountain by Wen-shing Chou. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

Alexander Nagel considers the Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition The World between Empires: Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

... | Read More

The Getty Foundation to Fund the CAA-Getty International Program for a Tenth Year

CAA-Getty Scholars at the 2020 Annual Conference in Chicago. Photo: Stacey Rupolo

The Getty Foundation has awarded CAA a grant to fund the CAA-Getty International Program for a tenth consecutive year. Unlike previous years, the 2021 program will take place virtually, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the challenges of bringing international scholars to New... | Read More

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