art department

2017 Thiebaud Lecture a Two-Fer With Critic and Artist

February 22, 2017
An art talk/conversation between critic and curator Karen Wilkin and painter Catherine Murphy that will take place March 9 at 4:30 p.m. at the Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art.
Colloquium Examines the Lasting Impact of Roman Urban Building Jeffrey Day February 01, 2017
An art history colloquium at the University of California, Davis, will reach back 2,000 years to examine the lasting impact of Rome on how cities are created, look and function. “The Life and Afterlife of Ancient Roman Architecture,” Feb. 10 from 4 to 7 p.m., is the fifth installment of the Templeton Colloquium in Art History.

UC Davis Alumni Artist Links Community to New Museum

October 31, 2016
Working in her Oakland studio, Lisa Rybovich Crallé was surrounded by teetering stacks of white rings looking like oversize life preservers. These rings, 500 of them, will be linked to form a 1,500-foot-long sculpture that will hang from the canopy of the UC Davis Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art for its grand opening.
Art Professor Emeritus at Tate Gallery Jeffrey Day May 01, 2016
Conrad Atkinson, professor emeritus in the Department of Art and Art History, has work in an exhibition at the Tate Gallery in London as well as a solo exhibition in New York.