Join graduate students from the University of Washington's art history department for a symposium on American Art in conjunction with the special exhibition Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery.
1:15 pm Identity of an American Woman: Eve as Self-Portrait Shayla Alarie
1:45 pm Thomas Dewing’s Summer (1890) and Charles Courtney Curram’s At the Sculpture Garden (1895): A Study of Late Nineteenth-Century American Femininity Kimberly Hereford
2:15 pm Evil Industry: The Idea of the "Machine in the Garden" in Nineteenth-Century American Landscape Painting Alexand McLafferty
3:15 pm Street Scenes: William Glackens's and John Sloan's Illustrations for the Novels of Charles Paul de Kock John Impert
3:45 pm The Enduring Power of Myth: The Paintings of Kent Monkman Erin Fossum
4:15 pm Common Existence: The Spirit Photography of William Mumler Trevor Doak
Free and open to the public.