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Latin American Forum

ISLAA

Welcome to the Latin American Forum! We wish to create a space of dialogue and discussion around matters concerning modern and contemporary Latin American art. Most of our events will take place in the seminar room of the IFA (although at times we will sponsor events elsewhere in the University). The idea is to have a smaller-than-usual venue for more intense conversation and to distribute either the papers or a précis of the talk to the audience beforehand so that guests will have the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the subject and formulate questions and comments.

This forum is generously funded by the Institute of Studies on Latin American Art (ISLAA). For more information on ISLAA, click here.

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Archive

 

2014

April 10, 2014
Linda Rodriguez, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Art History, New York University
History and Art in Early 19th Century Cuba

March 4, 2014
Roberto Tejada, Professor of Art History, Southern Methodist University, Dallas
Camera-Culture and Experience in São Paulo

2013


October 1, 2013

Miriam Basilio
Associate Professor of Art History and Museum Studies, New York University
The Evolving Canon: Latin American Art at MoMA 1945-55

October 23, 2013
Mexican Art in Focus: New Research in Mexican Art History, Celebrating the Publication of James Oles's ART AND ARCHITECTURE IN MEXICO
Speakers will include Edward J. Sullivan (Helen Gould Sheppard Professor in the History of Art,Institute of Fine Arts, NYU), moderator, Barbara Mundy (Fordham University), Katherine Manthorne (CUYNY), Mary Coffey (Dartmouth), James Oles (Wellesley) 
Please note: This event will take place at the King Juan Carlos I Spain Center 
53 Washington Square, First-Floor Screening Room 
New York, NY 10012

November 5, 2013
Gabriela Rangel, Director, Visual Arts, The Americas Society
Art and Politics in Venezuela 1960-80

December 11, 2013
We regret to announce that this event has been cancelled. Rescheduled for Spring 2014.
Linda Rodriguez, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Art History, New York University
History and Art in Early 19th Century Cuba 

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