Jessen Kelly, Perilous Vessels: Dice Games and Drinking Games in the Dutch Republic
New in Fall 2018: Museum Studies Minor
2018-2019 Art, Design & Architecture Museum Interns (photo courtesy Edith de la Cruz)
The Department of the History of Art & Architecture congratulates Professor Swati Chattopadhyay on being named a Fellow of the Society of Architectural Historians
Left:  Interior of Kohn Hall, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, UCSB, designed by Michael Graves (courtesy Volker M. Welter); Right: Art, Design & Architecture Museum interns lead a middle school tour of "Freedom Now! Forgotten Photographs of the Civil Rights Struggle" on view, October 19 - December 13, 2013 (courtesy Art, Design & Architecture Museum)


The session explores "Ephemerality and Monumentality in Modern Europe (c.1750-1900)" as part of the European Architectural Historians Network (EAHN) 2020 Conference in Edinburgh.

The grant supports her participation at the 2019 RSA conference in Toronto.

The grant will support research for his dissertation, “'Living on the Edge of Survival': Ceramics and Ecology in the American West, 1961-2000.”

Upcoming Events

Emotion and Belonging - A New Look at Literati Aesthetics in China

Peter Sturman (History of Art & Architecture)

Mary Craig Auditorium, Santa Barbara Museum of Art

  1. April 7, 2019 - 2:30pm

The department is hosting a trip to the Getty Villa for its undergraduates.

The Getty Villa, 17985 Pacific Coast Highway, Pacific Palisades, CA

  1. April 12, 2019

Perilous Vessels: Dice Games and Drinking Games in the Dutch Republic

Jessen Kelly (Art & Art History, University of Utah)

Arts 1332

  1. April 16, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm


Rembrandt van Rijn, “Beggars Receiving Alms at the Door of a House,” 1648, etching, engraving, and drypoint (image: Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington)

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