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Susan Kart considers Art World City: The Creative Economy of Artists and Urban Life in Dakar by Joanna Grabski. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

Ila Sheren discusses the book Beyond the Pink Tide: Art and Political Undercurrents in the Americas by Macarena Gómez-Barris. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

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Has Your Membership Lapsed? Rejoin This November and Save

Offer valid November 1, 2019–November 30, 2019

November is the perfect time to rejoin CAA. We know your membership has lapsed, but we want you back! For the month of November, lapsed members will receive 25% off their membership.

We’re about to unveil the full schedule for the 2020 Annual Conference in Chicago, February 12-15,... | Read More

Has Your Membership Lapsed? Rejoin This November and Save

Offer valid November 1, 2019–November 30, 2019

November is the perfect time to rejoin CAA. We know your membership has lapsed, but we want you back! For the month of November, lapsed members will receive 25% off their membership.

We’re about to unveil the full schedule for the 2020 Annual Conference in Chicago, February 12-15,... | Read More

News from the Art and Academic Worlds

Rendering of Lava Thomas’s proposed Maya Angelou monument, “Portrait of a Phenomenal Women.” Image courtesy Eren Hebert/Hyperallergic.

In San Francisco, a Design for Maya Angelou Monument Is Approved, Then Suddenly Scrapped

Artist Lava Thomas’s work was selected, and subsequently rejected, for a monument outside the main branch of the San... | Read More

An Interview with Kellie Jones, 2020 CAA Distinguished Scholar

We are delighted to welcome Dr. Kellie Jones, professor in Art History and Archaeology and the Institute for Research in African American Studies (IRAAS) at Columbia University, as the Distinguished Scholar for the 108th CAA Annual Conference in Chicago, February 12-15, 2020.

Dr. Jones, whose research interests include African American and African Diaspora artists, Latinx and Latin... | Read More

Danielle Wyckoff and AnnieLaurie Erickson

The weekly CAA Conversations Podcast continues the vibrant discussions initiated at our Annual Conference. Listen in each week as educators explore arts and pedagogy, tackling everything from the day-to-day grind to the big, universal questions of the field.

CAA podcasts are on iTunes. Click here to subscribe.

This week, Danielle Wyckoff and AnnieLaurie Erickson discuss... | Read More

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Fred Rush discusses Chalk: The Art and Erasure of Cy Twombly by Joshua Rivkin. Read the full review at caa.reviews.

Elizabeth Perrill reviews the catalog and exhibition Caravans of Gold, Fragments in Time: Art, Culture, and Exchange across Medieval Saharan Africa in its showing at Northwestern University’s Block Museum of Art. Read... | Read More

News from the Art and Academic Worlds

Photo: Courtesy of White House

Four Art Experts Analyze That Historic Nancy Pelosi vs. Donald Trump Photo

CAA member Nika Elder, assistant professor of American art at American University; Angela Mack, executive director and chief curator at the Gibbes Museum of Art; and Chloe Esslemont and Mayanne Soret, coeditors of Tabloid Art History, weigh... | Read More

Now Accepting Applications for the Art History Fund for Travel to Special Exhibitions

A visit to LACMA at the 2018 Annual Conference in Los Angeles. Photo: Rafael Cardenas

In August 2018, we announced that CAA had received a major anonymous gift to fund travel for art history faculty and their students to special exhibitions related to their classwork. After a successful inaugural year, we’re pleased to now be accepting... | Read More

Krista Svalbonas and Greta Pratt

The weekly CAA Conversations Podcast continues the vibrant discussions initiated at our Annual Conference. Listen in each week as educators explore arts and pedagogy, tackling everything from the day-to-day grind to the big, universal questions of the field.

CAA podcasts are on iTunes. Click here to subscribe.

This week, Krista Svalbonas and Greta Pratt discuss the... | Read More

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