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Gerhard Marcks Lecture- 'Taxing' Visions: Financial Themes in Nineteenth-Century American Art

  • Date: Thursday, October 20, 2011
  • Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Location: Olin 102

Taxing Visions Leo Mazow Art History, Associate Professor Ph.D. in art history, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A. in art history, University of Colorado, Boulder
B.A. in political science, University of Denver In 2010, after his eight years as curator of American art at the Palmer Museum of Art at Pennsylvania State University, Mazow joined the University of Arkansas as a specialist in both cultural history and American Art. Both Mazow himself, and Kevin Murphy created Taxing Visions, examining taxes, rents, and economic depression through visual paintings, drawings, and prints. These artworks illustrate the experience of economic turndown and portray ridicule and protest playing through a body of work. Dr. Leo Mazow Associate Professor of American Art University of Arkansas Gerhard Marcks Lecture Thursday, October 20 pm Olin 102

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