On May 9, 2018, The Office of Graduate Studies at Rice University announced the Rice Special Endowed Fellowships for 2018-2019. Among the awarded was Nikki Moore, a PhD candidate in the Department of Art History, who received a 2018-2019 Lodieska Stockbridge Vaughn Fellowship award.
Fabiola López Durán, Assistant Professor of Art History, was one of two recipients of the 2017-2018 GSA Faculty Teaching and Mentoring Award, which recognizes outstanding service to graduate student life and education at Rice.
Professor Joseph Manca's book Shaker Vision: Seeing Beauty in Early America has been accepted for publication by the University of Massachusetts Press.
During the spring 2018 semester Professor Diane Wolfthal co-taught Looking at European Prints 1400-1700 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, along with Dena M. Woodall, Associate Curator of Prints and Drawings.
PhD candidate Layla Seale has joined the editorial board for the Journal of the LUCAS (Leiden University) Graduate Conference in The Netherlands.
Current Ph.D. student Adrienne Rooney was awarded a Rose Library Fellowship from Emory University to support summer research related to the development of her dissertation.
PhD candidate Rachel Harmeyer has been awarded the 2018 Curatorial Fellowship in European Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. She will be working under Dr.
Fabiola López Durán, Assistant Professor of Art History, presents her newly-published book Eugenics in the Garden: Transatlantic Architecture and the Crafting of Modernity at Cornell University via discussions with the PhD students in the Architecture and Planning program and in a talk a