Lectures

  • February 1, 2024
  • Online
Lecture

Better Homes and Subjects: The Politics of Taste

Past event

In this lecture through NYU’s Latin American Forum, Ana María Reyes will discuss her book The Politics of Taste: Beatriz González and Cold War Aesthetics (Duke, 2019) in relation to the Colombian artist’s furniture assemblages.

  • January 31, 2024
  • Online
Lecture

Spanish Polychromed Sculptures and their Relationship to Easel Paintings

Past event

This lecture, presented by Holly Trusted and Xavier Bray, will discuss Spanish polychromed sculptures, their connection to easel paintings, the techniques used, attitudes towards these sculptures outside Spain, and their significance in art history.

  • December 7, 2023
  • Dallas, TX
Lecture
Mozos de escuadra by Carlos Vázquez Úbeda (Spanish, 1869-1944), 1906.

The Calé Romanies in Spain and Abroad: A History of Survival

Past event

In this in-person lecture at the Meadows Museum, Ian Hancock (University of Texas, Austin) will provide an overview of the history, language, and culture of the Romani people and their lives in Spain since their first arrival in the fifteenth century.