Notes on a Conversation: Arielle Bielak

Notes on a Conversation: Arielle Bielak

Guest post by Julia V. Hendrickson Notes on a Conversation. With—Arielle Bielak (Coordinator of Alumni Programs & Exhibitions at the Marwen Foundation) In—Marwen’s classrooms and galleries, 833 N. Orleans St, Chicago, IL Commenced—on Tuesday, February...

College Art Association Quantifies the Economic Downturn

The CAA which holds it’s yearly conference in Chicago is this weekend and to give a face to the economic downturn (and nightmares to every newly minted MFA looking for a teaching position) they realesed a report detailing the decline in positions from FY2008 to...
Liberal Arts for the 21st Century

Liberal Arts for the 21st Century

What general forms of knowledge are most important for people to have today? What fields of study have become irrelevant? Are there emerging areas of human inquiry that warrant greater (or even just some) inclusion in today’s institutions of higher education?...