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Then and Now, Here and There: The Curious Lives of Objects
April 16, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Art Student Graduate Organization invites you to participate in our two-day conference:
“Then and Now, Here and There: The Curious Lives of Objects,”
April 15, 5:30-7pm, and April 16, 9am-1pm.
2016 ASGO Symposium
The Art Student Graduate Organization (ASGO) will hold its second annual symposium April 15 and 16, titled “Then and Now, Here and There: The Curious Lives of Objects.” This interdisciplinary symposium considers the use and translation of objects across temporal, spatial, and cultural borders. Maya Stanfield-Mazzi will present the keynote address, “Uniforms of Colonization and Trophies of Imperialism: Andean Tapestries across Time and Space,” in the Ackland Art Museum on Friday, April 15, from 5:30 to 7pm. There will be a reception after the keynote address. On Saturday, April 16, ASGO will hold three panels in the Pleasants Family Assembly Room, in Wilson Library, from 9am to 1pm. ASGO will host a coffee, tea, and pastry reception before the panels begin. We kindly ask faculty members to announce the symposium to their classes, and invite all faculty members and students to attend.
Saturday, April 16
Pleasants Family Assembly Room, Wilson Library
Graduate Student Panels, with Faculty Chairs and Comments