FOAH Events

Title Date Description
“Japanese-American Internment in Visual Culture”

Friday, October 14, 2016
2:00PM - 5:00PM
UCI Humanities Gateway 1030
Art historians from UC Riverside, UC Merced, and Occidental College examine photographs, sculpture, and paintings from World War II.

Sponsored by the Mellon-funded, Sawyer seminar “Documenting War” and organized by Profs. Whiting and Carol Burke.
“American Mosaic: Picturing Modern Art through the eye of Duncan Phillips”

Friday, October 21, 2016
5:00PM - 6:00PM
Orange County Museum of Art
Tour of exhibit with Professor Whiting featuring 19th and 20th American art from the Phillips Collection in Washington D.C. Duncan Phillips was a major collector of modern art in the early 20th century.
“Structural Institutions: Seeing Shapes in Art and Science"

Thursday, November 3, 2016
Humanities Gateway 1030
Professor Martin Kemp from the University of Oxford is a world-renowned Renaissance art specialist.
“War Diaries” Wednesday, November 9, 2016
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Viewpoint Gallery in Student Center UC Irvine
Journalist Peter Maass, photojournalist Gary Knight, and lieutenant Tim McLaughlin produced this multimedia exhibit about their experience during the invasion of Iraq.

Sponsored by the Mellon-funded, Sawyer seminar “Documenting War” and organized by Profs. Cécile Whiting and Carol Burke
“War Diaries Panel” Thursday, November 10, 2016
11:00AM - 12:20PM
Humanities Gateway 1030,  UC Irvine
Peter Maass, Gary Knight, and Tim McLaughlin discuss their experiences in Iraq.
Night at the Gateway Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Saturday, January 28, 2016
Humanities Gateway 1010, UCI Irvine
What Can you do with an Art History or
Humanities Degree? Anything you Want.

UCI Humanities Alums share their career stories.
“Masterpieces of California Art” at the Irvine Museum Thursday December 1st, 2016 5:00 p.m
Irvine Museum
Jean Stern, Executive Director, will host a champagne reception and  tour of the exhibit.
Saturday at the Gateway Saturday, January 28, 2016
Humanities Gateway 1010, UCI Irvine
Professor Aglaya Glebova on
“Art History and Film Design”
Pop Art Design” Friday, March 3, 2017
5:00PM - 6:00PM
Professor Cécile Whiting will lead a tour of the first comprehensive exhibition examining the inspirations and cross references between art and design featuring Warhol, Lichtenstein, Eames and more.
AHUA Art Show Opening
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 reception, exhibit continues through Friday, April 14th Fourth Annual Reception and exhibit planned and curated by Art History Undergraduate Association featuring student, faculty and FOAH art.
“The Lure of Italy” Saturday, May 20, 2017
The Getty Center
Tour with Professor Lyle Massey. This exhibition exemplifies the spirit of Italy from ancient Rome to modern Venice.