Tate’s New Henry Moore Online Project

A couple of years ago now, I was asked to contribute an essay for a new online scholarly publication being put together by Tate Research entitled, Henry Moore: Sculptural Process and Public Identity.  This project reassesses the life, career, and impact of one of the most important sculptors of the twentieth century–if one who also because of his success is often considered to be more “establishment” than … Continue reading Tate’s New Henry Moore Online Project

New year… new project

Another school year is almost here–my second as an Assistant Professor at Keene State College. The summer was a time to decompress but also continue to advance, and in some cases complete, projects for the Tate, Art History, Sculpture Journal, History of Photography, a co-edited volume on postwar Italian art/art history, and a large-scale exhibition on Harry Bertoia at the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas that I will be … Continue reading New year… new project

Middlebury College Lecture – February 25th

I am thrilled to be giving a lecture at Middlebury College on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. The talk will begin at 4.30pm. “Materializing a Modern Italy: Gio Ponti, Internationalism, and the 1961 Esposizione Internazionale del Lavoro” Lecture by Dr. Marin R. Sullivan, Keene State College. The Esposizione Internazionale del Lavoro (International Labor Exhibition)[EIL] was a main component of Italia ’61, the international exhibition celebrating the centenary … Continue reading Middlebury College Lecture – February 25th

Untying “The Knot”: The State of Postwar Italian Art History Today

Dr. Sharon Hecker and I have organized a two-day, international study day on the state of Postwar Italian Art History. Sponsored by the Italian Art Society and generously hosted and supported by the Center for Italian Modern Art in New York, this event will take place next month, on Feb. 9 and 10. It will bring together the top scholars in the field and should prove … Continue reading Untying “The Knot”: The State of Postwar Italian Art History Today