Kris Cohen, Associate Professor of Art History & Humanities, Reed College
"Alma Thomas and the Graphical Picture Plane"
This talk will describe how Alma Thomas's Earth Paintings, in ways both belied and revealed by the language of abstraction, address nascent configurations of the computer screen and the forms of labor and personhood associated with those configurations.
Dr Simon Rettig, Assistant Curator, Freer | Sackler Galleries
Sultan Ahmad Jalayir and his Manuscripts: New Directions in Persian Arts of the Book around 1400