Carol Eaton Soltis, Philadelphia Museum of Art, discuss & signs book Art of the Peales in the Philadelphia Museum of Art June 22, 2018

June 22, 2018 ~ Society of the Cincinnati to Present Book Talk About the Peale Family as Shown in Art

PUBLISHED: JUNE 19TH, 2018

Click this to see all entries in our Community News & Events page.

Fri., June 22 (6pm): Carol Eaton Soltis, project associate curator at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, will discuss and signs copies of her book on the artwork of the Peale family in 18th- and 19th-century America.

The Art of the Peales in the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Adaptations and Innovations

Smithsonian American Art Museum Announces 2018–2019 Fellowship Appointments

The Smithsonian American Art Museum will host 18 new fellows for the 2018–2019 academic year. The museum’s program grants awards for scholars and students to pursue research at the museum, including senior, predoctoral and postdoctoral fellowships. Recipients will be part of the premier residential fellowship in American art—one that celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2020.

CFP: American Art Economics Questionnaire

American Art, the peer-reviewed journal co-published by the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the University of Chicago Press, invites historians of American art to answer the question, "What do we talk about when we talk about economics, money, and the art market?”  In the spirit of the October Visual Culture questionnaire, replies may address any or all of the following questions and should take the form of brief position papers rather than intensive case studies.

TOC: American Art journal (Fall 2017)

Dear Colleagues,
 
I am pleased to announce the release of the Fall 2017 issue of American Art (vol. 31, no. 3), the scholarly journal co-published by the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the University of Chicago Press. 
 
TABLE OF CONTENTS
 
Print Nostalgia: Skeuomorphism and Rockwell Kent’s Woodblock Style, by Jamie L.

Deadline December 1st: 2018 Charles C. Eldredge Prize Call for Nominations

The Smithsonian American Art Museum is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Charles C. Eldredge Prize. The prize is given annually by the museum for outstanding scholarship in the field of American art. A cash award of $3,000 is made to the author of a recent book-length publication that provides new insights into works of art, the artists who made them, or aspects of history and theory that enrich our understanding of the artistic heritage of the United States.

2018 Charles C. Eldredge Prize Call for Nominations

The Smithsonian American Art Museum is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Charles C. Eldredge Prize. The prize is given annually by the museum for outstanding scholarship in the field of American art. A cash award of $3,000 is made to the author of a recent book-length publication that provides new insights into works of art, the artists who made them, or aspects of history and theory that enrich our understanding of the artistic heritage of the United States.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - American art history