IFA @ The College Art Association

In 2018, CAA heads to Los Angeles for its 106th Annual Conference. February 21-24, 2018 at the LA Convention Center.

Current students and alumni can submit their CAA presentation information here.

Wednesday, February 21

8:30 - 10:00 AM

Session: Now You See It, Now You Don't: Materialism and Ephemeral Prints
Margaret Holben Ellis, The Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Now You See It Now You Don't: Documenting Day-Glo

Location:  Room 406B, LA Convention Center

Session: Imitation, Influence, and Invention in the Enlightenment
Marina Kliger, The Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Fashion, Sociability, and Subjectivity in the Amateur Copy: Fleury Richard à la Hortense de Beauharnais
Location: Room 501B, LA Convention Center

Thursday, February 22

4:00 - 5:30 PM

Session: The Renaissance Contribution to the Formation of 'Islamic Art'
Camille Mathieu, University of Exeter
The “Arab” in the Arabesque: French Exoticism in Painted Arabesques, 1730-1789

Location:  Room 503, LA Convention Center


Friday, February 23

8:30 - 10:00 AM

Session: Material Processes of Medieval Art and Architecture
Holly Flora, Tulane University
The Transformative Power of Lead White in Cimabue's Assisi Murals

Location:  Room 505, LA Convention Center

10:30 AM –12:00 PM

Session: “Rethinking Regionalism: The Midwest in American Art History”
Antonia Pocock, The Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Regionalism and Nonconformity: The Emergence of Chicago Imagism
Location: Room 506, LA Convention Center

2:00 – 3:30 PM

Session: “The 1790s”
Daniella Berman, The Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Revolution and Artistic Reaction: The French 1790s
Location: Room 503, LA Convention Center

Saturday, February 24

4:00 - 5:30 PM

Session: Structure, Texture, Facture in Avant-Garde Art
Charlotte Healy, The Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Knotted, Woven, Unraveling: Fabric as Structure in the Work of Paul Klee
Location: Room 501B, LA Convention Center

For a full schedule and more information on the conference, visit the CAA website.