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May 5 2017 | Stanford Medicine
Art History
Drew Bourn, PhD, the historical curator at Lane Library’s Medical History Center, gently placed his favorite book in front of a group of art students. It was one of the last surviving volumes of The Comprehensive Book in the Art of Medicine, handwritten by the famous Arab physician Ibn al-Nafis in...
May 3 2017 | Chambers Fine Art
Art Practice
Chambers Fine Art is pleased to announce the opening on April 6th of Endurance: New Works by Xie Xiaoze. Born in Guangdong, China in 1966, Xie Xiaoze graduated from Tsinghua University and the Central Academy of Arts and Design, Beijing before moving to the United States and settling in Texas where...
May 3 2017 | Tribeca
Documentary Film and Video
Jamie Meltzer’s newest documentary film, True Conviction, premiered recently at Tribeca, and received a Special Jury Mention! Special Jury Mention – True Conviction. Jury Statement:“For its compelling storytelling and for introducing us to three heroic characters who transform the injustice they...
Apr 28 2017
Documentary Film and Video
Recent highlights from the MFA Documentary Film and Video ProgramStanford University, Department of Art & Art History
Apr 16 2017 | The Stanford Daily
Art History
Four Stanford professors are among 173 artists, scholars and scientists awarded prestigious Guggenheim Fellowships this year. The recipients are Margaret Cohen, Andrew B. Hammond Professor in French Language, Literature and Civilization, Bissera Pentcheva, associate professor of art and art history...