Author Archive

An Inaugural Evening with CAA Distinguished Awardees and Artists

Nicole Fleetwood, recipient of CAA’s Frank Jewett Mather and Charles Rufus Morey book awards, discusses the inspiration behind her book, Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration.

Supporting excellence in the arts for over 100 years, CAA and its members are highly integrated into the fabric of art and its history,... | Read More

Museum Committee Research Survey: Developing New Directions with College Art Association Member Input

Visitors in the Musée du Louvre in 2020 © Antoine Mongodin

In the spring of 2021, the CAA Museum Committee initiated a survey of our members for the purposes of revising current directions and charting new ones that respond to updated knowledge of their concerns.

The results indicate that the Museum... | Read More

Museum Committee Research Survey: Developing New Directions with College Art Association Member Input

Visitors in the Musée du Louvre in 2020 © Antoine Mongodin

In the spring of 2021, the CAA Museum Committee initiated a survey of our members for the purposes of revising current directions and charting new ones that respond to updated knowledge of their concerns.

The results indicate that the Museum... | Read More

CWA Picks: August 2021

The August “Picks” from the Committee on Women in the Arts respond to the danger and uncertainty that characterizes the contemporary moment and explore how gender figures into the possibility of imagining new forms of collectivity.

Mona Hatoum April 16 – September 12, 2021 Institut Valencià d’Art Moderne

Mona Hatoum received the Institut Valencià d’Art... | Read More

Announcing the Appointment of Two New Editors for CAA Publications

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of two new editors for CAA publications: Christy Anderson, who will take up her post as Editor-in-Chief of The Art Bulletin, July 2021 – June 2025. Balbir Singh will take up her post as Review Editor of Art Journal, July 2021 – June 2025. Learn more about their work below.

EDITOR BIOGRAPHIES

Christy Anderson | Incoming Editor-in-Chief... | Read More

Announcing the Appointment of Two New Editors for CAA Publications

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of two new editors for CAA publications: Christy Anderson, who will take up her post as Editor-in-Chief of The Art Bulletin, July 2021 – June 2025. Balbir Singh will take up her post as Review Editor of Art Journal, July 2021 – June 2025. Learn more about their work below.

EDITOR BIOGRAPHIES

Christy Anderson | Incoming Editor-in-Chief... | Read More

Meet the 2021 Recipients of Terra Foundation for American Art Research Travel Grants

We’re delighted to announce fourteen scholars have been awarded Terra Foundation for American Art Research Travel Grants in 2021. 

These grants provide support to doctoral, postdoctoral, and senior scholars from both the US and outside the US for research topics dedicated to the art and visual culture of the United States prior to 1980.

International Research Travel... | Read More

Remembering Rick Asher

Rick Asher. Photograph by Ben Fractenberg.

Frederick M. Asher, beacon of collegiality and builder of institutions, died on June 26, 2021, having turned 80 just one month earlier. His generosity of spirit guided many scholars through their graduate years and beyond: at the University of Minnesota, where he spent his academic... | Read More

CAA’s Resources to Combat Departmental Closures in Art and Art History Departments

For our members and the larger visual arts community, CAA is disheartened by recent and continued actions on departmental closures in Art and Art History departments. The following links offer resources to use as we continue to determine the actions going forward:

In 2020, CAA signed on to advocacy with the ACLS:... | Read More

CAA’s Resources to Combat Departmental Closures in Art and Art History Departments

For our members and the larger visual arts community, CAA is disheartened by recent and continued actions on departmental closures in Art and Art History departments. The following links offer resources to use as we continue to determine the actions going forward:

In 2020, CAA signed on to advocacy with the ACLS:... | Read More

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