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LSU Art History Faculty at College Art Association Annual Meeting in Chicago

The largest professional and academic art organization in the United States, the College Art Association, had its 102 annual conference in Chicago in February 2014.  LSU faculty and graduate students attended. Professor Susan Elizabeth Ryan gave a paper, “Beauty and the Bits: Wearable Technology as Science Fantasy,” at the February 13 session “Roadside Picnic: Experiments in Art [...]

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Susan Elizabeth Ryan records roundtable discussion for upcoming Whitney exhibition: “Robert Indiana: The American Dream”

Professor Susan Elizabeth Ryan recently recorded a roundtable discussion at the Whitney Museum which will become part of the catalog for the upcoming exhibition, Robert Indiana: The American Dream September 26, 2013-January 2014 (curated by Barbara Haskell). Professor Ryan was invited as one of the authorities on the artist’s work. She wrote the monograph, Robert Indiana: [...]

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Digital Art History: Older Than You Think

Some may think the Digital Age began in the 90s as America Online seeped into many American homes, but Dr. Susan Ryan’s Digital Art History course reaches as far back as the 19th century when Ada Lovelace, reportedly the world’s first computer programmer, was born. Ryan, PhD, an authority in the emerging field of digital [...]

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Susan Elizabeth Ryan, Professor of Art History, lectures on Robert Indiana

On Sept. 25 Susan Elizabeth Ryan, Professor of Art History at LSU and author of Robert Indiana: Figures of Speech, The Art of Robert Indiana, 1958-73, Yale University Press, 2000, presents a lecture Robert Indiana: Decade 1960s in conjunction with the exhibition Love and Fame: Works by Robert Indiana and Andy Warhol from Indiana State University’s Permanent Art Collection. On display [...]

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