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Students Explore Museum Careers at Welcome Week

Author: Alex J. Taylor 

Assistant Professor and Academic Curator, Department of History of Art and Architecture

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  • Faculty Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Maria Lis and other workshop participants at the University Library System, Archives Service Center, during the Work Forces workshop

 

Work Forces Workshop: The City of Pittsburgh as Pedagogical Tool

Author: María Lis Baiocchi

PhD student in Anthropology and Work Forces workshop participant

Categories: 
  • Graduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

fig 1. Continuous Miner Paintings at CMOA (photo by Ana Rodríguez)

 

‘Work Forces’ Workshop: automation and the transformation of labour

Author: Mark Paterson

Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Pittsburgh and Work Forces workshop participant

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  • Faculty Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Sound shirt showcased at the Access+Ability exhibition at CMOA

 

Access+Ability: A Vital and Inspiring Exhibition at the Carnegie Museum of Art

Author: Thomas J. Morton

Senior Lecturer, Architectural Studies Program, History of Art and Architecture

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  • Faculty Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Westinghouse Auditorium entrance at the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair. George Westinghouse Museum Collection, c.1864-2007, MSS 920, Thomas and Katherine Detre Library and Archives, Senator John Heinz History Center

 

Uncharted Territory: Researching Pittsburgh’s Changing Image in Film

Author: Zoe Creamer, Milton Fine Museum Profession Fellow at the Senator Heinz History Center – Summer 2019

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  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Pages from Destierro (1992) by Silvia Gruner

 

Movements and Collections of Artist’s Books

Author: Annie Abernathy

Archival Scholars Research Award Spring 2019

 

Silvia Gruner

Destierro

1992

“Destierro is a book-object in which a ritualized game that transgresses the everyday is photographed. The condition of ‘exile’ lies in the conscience of the body and its transience.” [1]

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  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Emily Mazzola and undergraduate research collaborator Gabriela Schunn at the Detre Library and Archives

 

Raising a Pittsburgh Glass

Author: Emily Mazzola

2018-2019 A.W. Mellon Fellow in Curation and Education and PhD student in History of Art and Architecture

Categories: 
  • Graduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Leslie Rose

 

Curatorial Movements at the University Art Gallery

Author: Leslie Rose

2019 Hot Metal Bridge Diversity Fellow in History of Art and Architecture and University Art Gallery intern

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  • Graduate Work
  • UAG
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Eli Savage contributing to The Evolution of Sex and Gender lecture at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History

 

The Evolution of Sex and Gender: Chase Mendenhall on the power of diversity

Author: Eli Savage

Undergraduate student and CMNH content contributor

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  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Annie Abernathy

 

Identity Materialized: Touching On Activism in Artist’s Books

Author: Annie Abernathy

Archival Scholars Research Award Spring 2019

*A version of this blogpost was originally presented at the event Archival Scholars in Action on March 22, 2019. Below is an edited version of that presentation.

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  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

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