Southern California 2006 Annual Symposium

November 4, 2006
Getty Villa Auditorium


Imaging Africa: An Examination of the Photographs of Fisher and Beckwith
Peri M. Klemm, CSUN (

A New Cypriote Vessel at the New Villa
Catie Mihalopoulos, CSUCI and LMU (

From Clay Pot to Cubiculum: Lekythoi Themes in the Villa Farnesina
Amanda Herring, UCLA (
• Discussion

Abstract Poetics
Paul Zelevansky (

Lettering in Abstract Art: The Stenciling of Tom Phillips
Marti Pike, Woodbury University (

Works in Progress
Past Imaginings: Art Deco architecture in present-day L.A.
Kenon Breazeale, CSUN (
Los Angeles Monuments: Text and Modernity
Nina Berson, Los Angeles Community Colleges (
• Discussion
11:40am Linda Downs, Executive Director, CAA
11:50am AHSC Business Meeting: Please attend!
12:15pm Ann Steinsapir, Getty Villa
12:25-1:30pm Lunch Break

Visualizing Gender in Late Fifteenth-Century Venice: Carpaccio’s “Two Ladies Overlooking a
Hunt on the Lagoon”
Lisa Boutin, UCLA (

Ethnic Identities and the Display of Urartu in the Hermitage Museum
Alice Taylor, West Los Angeles College, (

Works in Progress and Presentations
What’s in a Hyphenated Name? or, When Art is All There Is
Constance Moffatt, Pierce College, (
Quatremère de Quincy’s Theory of the Museum
Jesper Rasmussen, University of Copenhagen and University of Paris-Nanterre
2006 USC, Visiting scholar (
• Discussion

Women Beyond Borders
Beverly Decker, CSUCI (
Anette Kubitza, CSUCI (
Learning on the Go: Enhanced Podcasting as a Teaching Tool
Jeanne S. M. Willette, Otis School of Art and Design
AHSC session at CAA 2007, a preview
Betty A. Brown, CSUN (
• Discussion

3:15pm Panel Discussion
Publishing and Art History: Limitations and Opportunities in the 21st Century
Nancy Troy, USC, Moderator
Marlena Donohue, Otis School of Art and Design and ArtScene
Sandra Esslinger, Mt. San Antonio College
Frances Pohl, Pomona College
Jeanne S. M. Willette, Otis School of Art and Design
AHSC would like to thank Dr. Ann Steinsapir, Getty Education
Specialist, and the Getty Villa for supporting this event.
Irina D. Costache, President,
Nina Berson, Vice-president,
Jeanne S. M. Willette, Treasurer,
Deana Hight, Secretary,