Midwest Art History Society

2019 ANNUAL CONFERENCE

The Midwest Art History Society brings together academic, museum-based, and independent art historians in the common goal of scholarly inquiry and the exchange of ideas.

Call for Submissions

Apr 18, 2019 Call for articles for Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome in the following areas: classical studies & archaeology; art history; and Italian cultural & historical studies from the Middle Ages to the present

Call for Submissions Details

Apr 18, 2019

Submissions are encouraged to The Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome (https://www.aarome.org/publications/memoirs-aar), established in 1915 and published by the University of Michigan Press.

Volume 40, bearing the calendar date of 1995, initiated a new phase in the life of series, which has subsequently appeared as an annual journal containing articles in the wide range of fields that have traditionally been important to the Academy. These include classical studies and archaeology, art history, and Italian cultural and historical studies from the Middle Ages to the present. Submissions are encouraged from any scholar working in these fields; formal affiliation with the Academy is not necessary.

For further information, please contact the editor, Prof. Sinclair Bell (sinclair.bell@niu.edu).

Announcing: MAHS Annual Conference, March 2020, is in Houston!

Apr 5, 2019 The 47th Annual Conference of the Midwest Art History Society, March 19-21, 2020 will be in Houston. Sessions will be held at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The Keynote Speaker is Mari Carmen Ramirez, Museum of Arts, Houston. The conference hotel is the Magnolia Hotel Houston. Click the plus sign to reserve your room now and for more conference information!

Announcing: MAHS Annual Conference, March 2020, is in Houston! Details

Apr 5, 2019

Click here to reserve your room now in Houston for the MAHS Annual Conference, March 19-21, 2020, at the Magnolia Hotel Houston, 1100 Texas Avenue, Houston. Group rates are available until February 25, 2020.

Keynote Speaker Mari Carmen Ramírez is the Wortham Curator of Latin American Art & Director of the International Center for the Arts of the Americas at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. She will be speaking on the evening of March 19.

2019 Program Booklet

Mar 8, 2019 The Program Booklet for the 2019 MAHS Annual Conference Booklet with complete schedule and abstracts is available as a PDF file. Click on the plus sign.

2019 Program Booklet Details

Mar 8, 2019

Click here for the 2019 Program Booklet, which includes a complete schedule of sessions and special events, plus abstracts of all papers.

MAHS First  e-Publication is Now Online

MAHS First e-Publication is Now Online

Dec 14, 2018 The first e-publication of MAHS is now online: "Monumental Troubles: Rethinking What Monuments Mean Today"
MAHS First  e-Publication is Now Online

MAHS First e-Publication is Now Online Details

Dec 14, 2018

The first e-publication of MAHS is now online! Click here to download "Monumental Troubles: Rethinking What Monuments Mean Today"—seven papers presented at the 2018 MAHS Annual Conference in Indianapolis in a session chaired by Erika Doss, Professor of American Studies at the University of Notre Dame. The essays address controversies surrounding various public monuments, from Civil War statues to AIDS memorials; how their meaning changed over time; and responses to them, including calls to remove, relocate, or destroy them. "Monumental Troubles" appears on ND Curate, the online platform of the University of Notre Dame for scholarly publlications. The MAHS publication was edited by Erika Doss and Cheryl Snay (Snite Museum of Art, Notre Dame).