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Elaine O'Brien

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At the Great Wall of China June, 2016

 

Spring 2017 Courses:

Art 1C: Rococo to the Present (Note changes to Syllabus schedule)

Art 112/212: Contemporary Art

Art 192B: Senior Seminar in Art History


OF PROBABLE INTEREST:

Word-A-Day

Writing Center

Student Health and Counseling Services at the Well


Sac State Art History Facebook Page

How to Visit an Art Museum

The Art Assignment

Hyperallergic

Centre for the Aesthetic Revolution

ArtReview

Rhizome

SmartHistory

Getty archive portal

Google Art Project

Hollie Trudeau's term paper

Art Historians in Pop Culture: films, novels, TV


Metropolitan Museum Timeline of Art History

Forget What You Know About Good Study Habits

For fun: Vik Muniz on TED

Student Survey form

Sac State Art History curriculum
brochure

Art history sources

Metropolitan Museum of Art resources

Chicago manual of style online quick guide
How to Write an Exhibition Review

Art History Career
Information

Resources in Art History for students

Reading, Writing, and Researching Guide for College Students:
Predatory Reading!

Peer Review checklist for research papers

Web Gallery of Art

Videos:
Guns, Germs and Steel
Uncertainty, Modernity and Art (must be logged in to library services)
Art Through Time: A Global View

Art of the Western World

High definition images of paintings in the Louvre

Art:21 artist videos

Regional Art Museum Websites:

 

 

 


Adrian Gutierrez, Art 1C student, at ArtStreet

"I've been to art galleries before but this one had a whole new dimension to it. I felt immersed in the art when I would walk into the rooms.... much of the art was relevant to what goes on in today’s society such as views on public figures like Donald trump and problems woman still face today."

ArtStreet has opened! Get yourself there!
February 3-25, 2017
300 1st Avenue, Sacramento
More information here


Valerie Constantino, Performance with Spyglass, a work in the current Else Gallery
exhibition, Crossing Sublime (After After Nature). Reception Friday, January 27,
6-8 pm. Artist talk is February 7, 4-5 pm, Else Gallery, Kadema Hall.

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Curate an exhibition in the Witt Gallery
A great opportunity! Apply by April 21. Get the application here.

 

 

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Contact:

Elaine O'Brien Ph.D.
Professor of Modern & Contemporary Art

Office: 190 Kade
ma Hall
Hours:
Tu-Th 3-4pm; Th 12-1pm and by appt.
Phone: 916 278 5704
Email: eobrien@csus.edu
Mailing address:
Sacramento State University

6000 J Street
Sacramento,CA 95819-6061

Professor O'Brien offers a sequence of undergraduate and graduate courses in theory and criticism, the art of the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries, and a survey of Latin American and Latina/o art. Dr. O’Brien has lectured locally, nationally and internationally on global feminisms, global modernisms, and the work of under-represented artists. She is the editor of the  anthology, Modern Art in Africa, Asia, and Latin America: An Introduction to Global Modernisms, published by Wiley Blackwell in 2014 and distributed internationally. Elaine’s current research project situates art produced in Northern California in the 1960s and ‘70s within the global and local context of that era’s sociopolitical revolutions and paradigm shift from the modern to the postmodern.


 



Cary Leibowitz: Museum Show is on view Jan. 26-June 25, 2017, at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

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��Study Tips | How I Got a 4.0 GPA

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Selected Works from the Sacramento
State Art Collection

A catalog researched, written, photographed, and
designed by Sac State Art History students.
(view it free online here)


 

 

 

 
 

 

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