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Book lends context to reclusive artist’s work

Book lends context to reclusive artist’s work

Published Jan 9, 2013

Art historian Kevin Hatch gained unusual access to Bruce Conner and his work while working on a book about the counter-cultural artist. Read more

Art historian seeks meaning behind gift giving

Art historian seeks meaning behind gift giving

Published May 6, 2011

Art historian Nancy Um studies the grammar of exchange in cross-cultural gift giving, a natural outgrowth of her research on Indian Ocean rim trading communities of the 17th and 18th centuries. Read more