South and About!


Basement Seminar Room
The Institute of Fine Arts
1 East 78th Street

Nov. 30th. 2017
6.00 PM

Emily Lyver, PhD Candidate, Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Figuring Mexico City in the Nafta Era 

Blanca Serrano Ortiz de Solórzano, PhD Graduate, Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Between Limit and Possibility: Bricolage, Construction, and Restoration in 1990s. Art from Cuba

South & About! is a student-organized research workshop on the arts from Latin America and the Caribbean. This program invites graduate students and emerging scholars in art history and related disciplines to participate in informal discussions among their peers. The thematic focus is broad and welcomes interdisciplinary methodological approaches, including, but not limited to, temporal and geographic proposals of an innovative nature. The workshop seeks to foster and strengthen further interconnections within research communities via creative intellectual exchanges. Established by ISLAA and the Institute of Fine Arts in 2017, South and About! happens twice every semester and it takes place at the Institute of Fine Arts NYU. Speakers are selected by the student organizers