Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas


  • Alumni Artists in the Spencer Museum of Art
  • Adult Class
  • 6/7/2012
  • 10:30-11:30
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Host: College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Spencer Museum of Art
Event Description
Join curator Susan Earle for a look at wonderful works of art by KU alumni artists in the Spencer Museum of Art on campus. We will consider the important roles that KU alumni artists have played in the art world and explore an array of actual works of art in the galleries and behind the scenes.

(Ph.D., New York University) Dr. Earle is Curator of European and American art at the Spencer Museum of Art, where she has organized more than thirty exhibitions on a range of topics from antique quilts to contemporary video art. She recently organized the acclaimed touring exhibition and book Aaron Douglas: African American Modernist. She oversees collections of painting, sculpture, and decorative arts from ancient times to the present, with particular expertise in art since 1800.