Terra Foundation-supported Events

Lecture Series: “The Body of a Nation”

Please join Miguel de Baca, Terra Foundation Visiting Professor of American Art at the University of Oxford, for this year’s Terra Foundation Lectures in American Art at Oxford University.

Lectures will be held at 5:00 pm in the Sultan Nazrin Shah Centre at Worcester College, and all are welcome. The final lecture will be followed by a drinks reception.

May 2
“Suicide in White and Black: Thomas Cole’s Destruction and the American Empire”

May 9
“Skin and Absence: the Radical Ceramics and Poetry of the Enslaved Dave the Potter”

May 16
“Modernism Disfigured: Cult and Illicit Ritual in New Mexico in the Works of Georgia O’Keeffe and Martha Graham”

May 23
“The Great Disappearing George Washington: History and the Head of State in Contemporary American Art”

For more information, please visit: https://www.hoa.ox.ac.uk/events