Tag: Stanford Arts

Dome

Visit the 'dome sweet dome' in the Science and Engineering Quad

by Kate Chesley on August 1, 2017 12:51 pm
Students in lecturer AMY LARIMER‘s Summer Arts Institute course Practicing Art + Architecture have created a geodesic dome in the Science and Engineering Quadrangle. They’d like you to visit it. And while you are there, please lounge inside, nap within, admire it from afar and take pictures of it. But whatever you do, don’t climb… Read more Visit the 'dome sweet dome' in the Science and Engineering Quad
Wanda Corn

Art historian Wanda Corn tackles Georgia O'Keeffe

by Robin Wander on June 6, 2017 12:42 pm
WANDA CORN, who has been a pioneer in the art world for more than 30 years, isn’t slowing down. The renowned art historian and Robert and Ruth Halperin Professor in Art History, Emerita, has a new project— this one the artist Georgia O’Keeffe. Corn’s ties to Stanford are long. When she joined Stanford in 1981,… Read more Art historian Wanda Corn tackles Georgia O'Keeffe
Njideka Akunyili Crosby

The first 100 days of guest artists

by Robin Wander on April 10, 2017 4:47 pm
We’re just 100 days into 2017, but it has already been a great year for guest artists on campus. Two visiting artists are kicking off spring quarter this week. The groundbreaking polymath Paul D. Miller, aka DJ SPOOKY, presents his “Pioneers of African American Cinema” film series and his ideas about music, media, technology and race… Read more The first 100 days of guest artists
Alexander Nemorov

Nemerov to deliver Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts

by Robin Wander on March 16, 2017 2:44 pm
For six weeks this spring, ALEXANDER NEMEROV will be spending Sundays at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., where he will give the 66th annual A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts. The topic of his lectures, The Forest: America in the 1830s, is the first ever in the history of the… Read more Nemerov to deliver Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts