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Associate Professor of Art
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Spring 2014

Art and Art History Event Calendar


Life Model Sessions

Every Tuesday Starting February 4

8:30-10:00 PM, Montgomery Hall

Visiting Artist Talk: Kathleen Hall

February 26th, 4:45 PM, Library 321

Alumni Spotlight: Sarah Sachs 


Sarah received her BA in Studio Art from St. Mary's College of Maryland in 2006. In 2008, she received her Masters of Art in Digital Art from Maryland Institute College of Art, and in 2009 she received her Masters of Fine Art in Photography and Digital Imaging, also from Maryland Institute College of Art. Through her fine art work, Sarah explores the dichotomy between human and digital memory, how the two influence one another, and how they are affected by natural and technological elements of decay. She hopes to create a dialogue about the relationships between personal memory, society’s collective memory, and collective cultural identity. 

Sarah Sachs Photography


Art History 316

ARTH 316: Modern Art, 1850-1945                    back to courses index
Joe Lucchesi

This course studies important developments in painting, sculpture, and architecture during the modern period. The emergence of the avant-garde, the development of abstract art, and the relation between art and modern culture will be examined. Slide presentations, lecture, and discussion.

Prerequisite is one of the following: ARTH 100, 220, 250, ART 105, or consent of instructor.