Hundreds of people gathered at Battell Chapel on January 20th, 2018, to pay tribute to Vincent Scully, beloved teacher of the histories of art and architecture to generations of Yale students, who died aged 97 on 30 November last year.
Vincent Scully, Sterling Professor Emeritus of the History of Art and Architecture, died at 97 in Lynchburg, VA, on November 30th. A historian, critic, and lecturer of enormous influence, Scully was the author of more than 20 books.
Diana E. E. Kleiner continues to place online education front and center at Yale and is one of four Yale women faculty who have collaborated with Yale’s Center for Teaching and Learning to share their knowledge
Jenni Sorkin, who completed her PhD in the Department in 2010, returns to campus on Friday, November 10, 2017, 5:30 pm to deliver a keynote lecture “Prime Objects: Digital Clay and Its Modernist Origins.” This is the opening event in the graduate
Kishwar Rizvi’s book, The Transnational Mosque: Architecture and the historical memory in the contemporary Middle East (UNC, 2015 winner of the 2017 CAA Charles Rufus Morey Award) won the Gustav Ranis International Book Prize, award
Diana E. E. Kleiner traveled to China for the first-of-its kind three-day humanities course on Roman Architecture at the Yale Center Beijing.Her theme highlighted possible contacts between ancient Rome and ancient China
Professor Marisa Bass has a article titled “The Transi Tomb and the ‘genius’ of Sixteenth-Century Netherlandish Funerary Sculpture” forthcoming in the Netherlands Kunsthistorisch Jaarboek later this year.