April 6, 2011
Smith Hall of Art, 114
Dr. James Meyer is the Winship Distinguished Associate Professor of Art History at Emory University and Associate Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the National Gallery of Art. He specializes in Minimalism, American art of the 1960s, Institutional Critique, and site-oriented installation. Dr. Meyer will present the lecture “The Artist –Traveler: A Genealogy 1962-2006” from his current study of contemporary art and the 1960s and 1970s, and offer a graduate seminar on his recent article “The Minimal Unconscious” in October.
This lecture is co-sponsored by the Visiting Artists and Scholars Committee and the Department of American Studies at George Washington University. For more information, click here.