Lina Bo Bardi (1914–1992), Design for museum ramp adaptation, Bahia Cinema Club, MAM-BA (Bahia Museum of Modern Art), Salvador, Brazil, 1960. Instituto Bardi/Casa de vidro, São Paulo

 

An architect draws: Zeuler Lima on Lina Bo Bardi

Authors: Paula Kupfer and Paulina Pardo Gaviria

PhD Students in History of Art and Architecture

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  • Graduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Mary Ethel McAuley, Women Working on the Strassebahn, Collection of Rebecca and Tasso Spanos

 

Say Her Name: Year of the Woman at the UAG

Author: Sylvia Rhor

Director, University Art Gallery

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  • Graduate Work
  • Faculty Work
  • UAG
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Andy Warhol, The Last Supper, 1986. The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh

 

The Furtive Faith of Andy Warhol

Author: Paula Kane

John and Lucine O’Brien Marous Chair of Catholic Studies, Department of Religious Studies

In a year that honored Fred Rogers as an exemplar of Pittsburgh and progressive Presbyterianism, the current show at the Warhol Museum embraced a more complex native son and his oblique connection to Catholic traditions.

Categories: 
  • Faculty Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Frontpage of “India in America”: East Indian Furnishings between Ahmedabad and Bryn Mawr by Katie Loney

 

Digital Exhibition Maps Agency and Identity through Furnishings

Author: Katie Loney

PhD Student in History of Art and Architecture and Graduate Student Assistant in Public History

Categories: 
  • Agency
  • Identity
  • Mobility/Exchange
  • Graduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Fig1. Margarat Honda. Frog, 2019. Multimedia. Carnegie Museum of Art

 

Belly Up: or, A Journey Through The History of Art In the Shape of a Frog

Author: Christopher Nygren

Assistant Professor of History of Art and Architecture and Director, Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program

In September 2019, the Carnegie Museum of Art installed a new work in the Forum Gallery: Frog is a five-foot long sculpture of a frog that Margaret Honda created in collaboration with Hollywood propmakers (fig.1). 

Categories: 
  • Faculty Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Olivia and fellow intern help Curator David Oresick frame a photo

 

Behind the Scenes of a Photo Gallery

Museum Studies Intern at Silver Eye Center for Photography – Fall 2019 

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Joanna Harlacher and Dr. Chase Mendenhall, Assistant Curator, Birds with the Guerilla Girl’s Posters Featured in the Carnegie Museum of Art

 

Women Behaving Badly (in Science)

Museum Studies Intern at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History – Fall 2019

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Myself examining a personal letter of Dr. Haas prior to translating it from German to English at the archives of the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

 

The Search for a Missing Dialogue: The Life of Botanist Dr. Theodor Philipp Haas

Museum Studies Intern at Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation – Fall 2019

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

In the stacks of the Detre Library and Archives at the Senator John Heinz History Center

 

Uncovering the History of the Local Art and Music Scene

Museum Studies Intern at the Senator John Heinz History Center – Fall 2019

Categories: 
  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Artist biographies I wrote for the 107th Annual catalogue.

 

Exhibitions and Archives: My Time Working with Associated Artists of Pittsburgh

Museum Studies Intern at Associated Artists of Pittsburgh - Fall 2019

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh