In conjunction with the lecture, a
symposium will feature ten outstanding undergraduates from across the
country to present their original research in art history. Representing
Amherst, Colorado College, Miami University, Northwestern and Portland
State, among others, students will explore topics ranging from the
mosaics at San Vitale in Ravenna to Renaissance murals, royal
portraiture in the seventeenth century, architectural memorials and
contemporary Japanese painting.
When: Keynote Lecture: Friday, April 27, 2007, at 7 p.m.
Symposium: Saturday, April 28, 2007, starting at 10 a.m.
Where: Keynote Lecture: Whitsell Auditorium, Portland Art Museum (1219 SW Park Ave.)
Symposium: Stevens Room, Portland Art Museum (1219 SW Park Ave.)
Cost: The lecture and symposium are free and open to the public.
Contact: For more information contact Anne McClanan at 503-725-3338 or email@example.com
Background: Rebecca Zorach has published articles in Wired magazine as well as numerous scholarly works such as her book, Blood, Milk, Ink, Gold: Abundance and Excess in the French Renaissance (2005) and contributions to Other Objects of Desire: Collectors and Collecting Queerly (2001).