Ph.D. candidate Olivia Wolf will present her research at the Heritages of Migration: Moving Stories, Objects and Home Conference, taking place this week at the Museum of Immigration (MUNTREF) in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her paper, "Monumental Migration: Public Sculpture and the Patronage of Arab and Armenian communities in 20th century Argentina," will be featured on the Migrant Legacies panel. The conference, dedicated to exploring the diverse cultural heritage that emerges from global mobilities, is organized by the Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage, University of Birmingham (UK), Art & Humanities Research Council: Translating Cultures Theme, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Collaborative for Cultural Heritage Management and Policy (CHAMP), the Universidad Tres de Febrero (UNTREF) and the Asociacion de Amigos del Museo de Bellas Artes, Argentina (MNBA).
For more on the conference, see https://heritagesofmigration.wordpress.com/
For an overview of Wolf's research, see http://arthistory.rice.edu/caroline-olivia-wolf