by Leslie Wilson, Smart Museum Curatorial Fellow for Diversity in the Arts
last edited on Thu. October 17 2019
Leslie Wilson reflects on teaching the UChicago art history course 'Exhibition in Practice' and the theme of retreat that is at the heart of the exhibition Down Time.
by Gabrielle Luu, AB’19, AM’19
last edited on Thu. October 10 2019
Learn about the student-designed origins of the exhibition Down Time: On the Art of Retreat in this post written by Gabrielle Luu.
last edited on Tue. September 24 2019
Alison Gass has announced that she will step down from her position as Dana Feitler Director of the Smart Museum of Art, effective September 23, 2019.
by Carolyn Hammond, Digital Collections Intern; UChicago class of 2021
last edited on Wed. September 18 2019
Carolyn Hammond shares her experience managing an ambitious digitization project to bring the Smart Museum’s archive of exhibition materials to life.
last edited on Thu. July 18 2019
Smart Museum awarded $1 million MacArthur grant in support of collaborative exhibition in 2021, appoint Abigail Winograd curator
by Martina Lentino, Smart Research Associate; Art History and Latin American Studies, AB 2019
last edited on Tue. July 9 2019
Smart Research Associate Martina Lentino revisits Embodying the Self and her experiences with UChicago’s Core curriculum.
by Nora Lambert, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Curatorial Intern
last edited on Mon. April 29 2019
The first in a series of exhibitions designed by the Feitler Center for Academic Inquiry expands object-centered teaching across all fields and disciplines in the University of Chicago’s celebrated College Core.
last edited on Wed. December 19 2018
New work by Bethany Collins, Samuel Levi Jones, and Amanda Williams
last edited on Fri. November 30 2018
The University of Chicago’s new Center in Hong Kong has a collection of global art to match its global mission.
by Emelia Lehmann, Inventory, & Research Intern; History AB 2018
last edited on Mon. November 5 2018
During her internship at the Smart Museum, Emelia Lehmann "digs" into the history of the Classical collection at the University of Chicago.