Category Archives: News + Notes

Noah Purifoy,  No Contest, 1994 (artwork © Noah Purifoy Foundation), which was featured on the cover of  Fall 2016 issue of VoCA Journal

Update from Voices in Contemporary Art

An update from Voices in Contemporary Art (VoCA) on the most recent issue of VoCA Journal.

Noah Purifoy,  No Contest, 1994 (artwork © Noah Purifoy Foundation), which was featured on the cover of  Fall 2016 issue of VoCA Journal

Update from Voices in Contemporary Art

An update from Voices in Contemporary Art (VoCA) on the most recent issue of VoCA Journal.

Alexandra Nitschke's Bookshelf (photograph © Alexandra Nitschke)

Bookshelf: Alexandra Nitschke

By Alexandra Nitschke

Alexandra Nitschke shares what she’s reading with Art Journal Open.

Alexandra Nitschke's Bookshelf (photograph © Alexandra Nitschke)

Bookshelf: Alexandra Nitschke

By Alexandra Nitschke

Alexandra Nitschke shares what she’s reading with Art Journal Open.

Lynn M. Somers’s Bookshelf (photograph © Lynn M. Somers)

Bookshelf: Lynn M. Somers

By Lynn M. Somers

Lynn M. Somers shares her reading list in this new installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf.

Lynn M. Somers’s Bookshelf (photograph © Lynn M. Somers)

Bookshelf: Lynn M. Somers

By Lynn M. Somers

Lynn M. Somers shares her reading list in this new installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf.

Elise Dodeles’s Bookshelf (photograph © Elise Dodeles)

Bookshelf: Elise Dodeles

By Elise Dodeles
In this new installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf, Elise Dodeles shares what she’s reading.

Elise Dodeles’s Bookshelf (photograph © Elise Dodeles)

Bookshelf: Elise Dodeles

By Elise Dodeles
In this new installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf, Elise Dodeles shares what she’s reading.

Lisa Pon's Bookshelf (photograph © Lisa Pon)

Bookshelf: Lisa Pon

By Lisa Pon

Lisa Pon shares her reading list in this new installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf.

Lisa Pon's Bookshelf (photograph © Lisa Pon)

Bookshelf: Lisa Pon

By Lisa Pon

Lisa Pon shares her reading list in this new installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf.

A training session at the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. Four sessions led by experienced Wikipedians were offered throughout the day. (photograph © Chelsea Spengemann)

Wikipedia Needs You, But Do You Need Wikipedia?

By Chelsea Spengemann

Chelsea Spengemann on the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon held at the Museum of Modern Art on March 5, 2016.

A training session at the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. Four sessions led by experienced Wikipedians were offered throughout the day. (photograph © Chelsea Spengemann)

Wikipedia Needs You, But Do You Need Wikipedia?

By Chelsea Spengemann

Chelsea Spengemann on the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon held at the Museum of Modern Art on March 5, 2016.

Jongwoo Jeremy Kim's Bookshelf (photograph © Jongwoo Jeremy Kim)

Bookshelf: Jongwoo Jeremy Kim

For this new installment of Art Journal Open Bookshelf, Jongwoo Jeremy Kim shares his reading list.

Jongwoo Jeremy Kim's Bookshelf (photograph © Jongwoo Jeremy Kim)

Bookshelf: Jongwoo Jeremy Kim

For this new installment of Art Journal Open Bookshelf, Jongwoo Jeremy Kim shares his reading list.

Christopher Reed's books (photograph © Christopher Reed)

Bookshelf: Christopher Reed

Christopher Reed shares what he’s reading in this new installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series.

Christopher Reed's books (photograph © Christopher Reed)

Bookshelf: Christopher Reed

Christopher Reed shares what he’s reading in this new installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series.

Sociological Art Collective (from left to right: Fred Forest, Hervé Fischer, Jean-Paul Thénot) at the 37th Biennale di Venezia, 1976  (photo © Sociological Art Collective, archives: Hervé Fischer)

Update from the European Postwar and Contemporary Art Forum

European Postwar and Contemporary Art Forum shares a News & Notes update on their recent activities.

Sociological Art Collective (from left to right: Fred Forest, Hervé Fischer, Jean-Paul Thénot) at the 37th Biennale di Venezia, 1976  (photo © Sociological Art Collective, archives: Hervé Fischer)

Update from the European Postwar and Contemporary Art Forum

European Postwar and Contemporary Art Forum shares a News & Notes update on their recent activities.

Queer Caucus for Art's new website.

Update from the Queer Caucus for Art

New in News & Notes: An update from the Queer Caucus for Art.

Queer Caucus for Art's new website.

Update from the Queer Caucus for Art

New in News & Notes: An update from the Queer Caucus for Art.

Derek Conrad Murray's Bookshelf (photograph © Derek Conrad Murray)

Bookshelf: Derek Conrad Murray

Derek Conrad Murray shares his reading list in this week’s Art Journal Open Bookshelf.

Derek Conrad Murray's Bookshelf (photograph © Derek Conrad Murray)

Bookshelf: Derek Conrad Murray

Derek Conrad Murray shares his reading list in this week’s Art Journal Open Bookshelf.

Photo of panelists at the Society of Contemporary Art Historian's panel, Histories and Economies of Contemporary Art, which was held  at the College Art Association 103rd Annual Conference in New York, on February 11, 2015 (photograph by Bradley Marks)

Report on the Society of Contemporary Art Historians

The newest installment of News & Notes is a report on the Society of Contemporary Art Historians.

Photo of panelists at the Society of Contemporary Art Historian's panel, Histories and Economies of Contemporary Art, which was held  at the College Art Association 103rd Annual Conference in New York, on February 11, 2015 (photograph by Bradley Marks)

Report on the Society of Contemporary Art Historians

The newest installment of News & Notes is a report on the Society of Contemporary Art Historians.

Suzanne Preston Blier's Bookshelf (image © Suzanne Preston Blier)

Bookshelf: Suzanne Preston Blier

In the newest installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf project, Suzanne Preston Blier shares what she’s been reading.

Suzanne Preston Blier's Bookshelf (image © Suzanne Preston Blier)

Bookshelf: Suzanne Preston Blier

In the newest installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf project, Suzanne Preston Blier shares what she’s been reading.

Lareese Hall's "Work" Bookshelf (photograph © Lareese Hall)

Bookshelf: Lareese Hall

Lareese Hall shares her “work” and “life” bookshelves in this installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series.

Lareese Hall's "Work" Bookshelf (photograph © Lareese Hall)

Bookshelf: Lareese Hall

Lareese Hall shares her “work” and “life” bookshelves in this installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series.

From “Neatline: Syllabus as Interactive Visualization”  by Caroline Bruzelius and Hannah Jacobs. Introduction to Art History, Unit 2, Lecture 1: Prehistory: Paleolithic. Lectures contain readings, dates, spatial coverage, lecture slides, maps providing historical context, and other relevant information (image created by Wired! Lab at Duke University)

How Have New Technologies Shaped the Introductory Art History Classroom? Why Does It Matter? An Update from Art Historians Interested in Pedagogy and Technology

Art Journal Open’s News & Notes section launches with an update from Art Historians Interested in Pedagogy and Technology.

From “Neatline: Syllabus as Interactive Visualization”  by Caroline Bruzelius and Hannah Jacobs. Introduction to Art History, Unit 2, Lecture 1: Prehistory: Paleolithic. Lectures contain readings, dates, spatial coverage, lecture slides, maps providing historical context, and other relevant information (image created by Wired! Lab at Duke University)

How Have New Technologies Shaped the Introductory Art History Classroom? Why Does It Matter? An Update from Art Historians Interested in Pedagogy and Technology

Art Journal Open’s News & Notes section launches with an update from Art Historians Interested in Pedagogy and Technology.

Paul A. Ranogajec's Bookshelf

Bookshelf: Paul A. Ranogajec

Paul A. Ranogajec shares his reading list in this installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series.

Paul A. Ranogajec's Bookshelf

Bookshelf: Paul A. Ranogajec

Paul A. Ranogajec shares his reading list in this installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series.

Judith Rodenbeck's Bookshelf (photograph © Judith Rodenbeck)

Bookshelf: Judith Rodenbeck

Judith Rodenbeck shares her summer reading in the newest installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series.

Judith Rodenbeck's Bookshelf (photograph © Judith Rodenbeck)

Bookshelf: Judith Rodenbeck

Judith Rodenbeck shares her summer reading in the newest installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series.

The library at the Artsy offices, New York (photograph © Matthew Israel)

Bookshelf: Matthew Israel

In this week’s Bookshelf, Matthew Israel shares what he’s reading.

The library at the Artsy offices, New York (photograph © Matthew Israel)

Bookshelf: Matthew Israel

In this week’s Bookshelf, Matthew Israel shares what he’s reading.

Steven Nelson's Bookshelf

Bookshelf: Steven Nelson

Steven Nelson shares what’s on his bookshelf.

Steven Nelson's Bookshelf

Bookshelf: Steven Nelson

Steven Nelson shares what’s on his bookshelf.

Megan A. Sullivan's Bookshelf (photograph © Megan A. Sullivan)

Bookshelf: Megan A. Sullivan

Megan A. Sullivan shares her summer reading list in this week’s Bookshelf.

Megan A. Sullivan's Bookshelf (photograph © Megan A. Sullivan)

Bookshelf: Megan A. Sullivan

Megan A. Sullivan shares her summer reading list in this week’s Bookshelf.

Lenore Chinn's Bookshelf (photograph  © Lenore Chinn)

Bookshelf: Lenore Chinn

For the newest installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series, artist Lenore Chinn shares the books on her shelf.

Lenore Chinn's Bookshelf (photograph  © Lenore Chinn)

Bookshelf: Lenore Chinn

For the newest installment of Art Journal Open’s Bookshelf series, artist Lenore Chinn shares the books on her shelf.

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Bookshelf: Rebecca M. Brown

For the first in Art Journal Open’s new Bookshelf series, Rebecca M. Brown shares what’s on her reading list.

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Bookshelf: Rebecca M. Brown

For the first in Art Journal Open’s new Bookshelf series, Rebecca M. Brown shares what’s on her reading list.