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Event Nari Ward: Rooted Communities LSU Museum of Art 100 Lafayette Street Baton Rouge, LA 70801,
Feb 07, 2014
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Feb 19, 2014
Event Kerry Downey-The Sunken Living Room Franklin Street Works Stamford, CT ,
Mar 22, 2014
Event Malik Gaines and Alexandro Segade (Courtesy the Artists) are included in the group exhibition "When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South" Studio Museum in Harlem,
Mar 26, 2014
Event Katerina Lanfranco-Thought Bubbles Rhombus Space 183 Lorraine St., 3FL #33, Brookllyn, Ny 11231,
Mar 28, 2014
Event Mary A. Valverde-Works on view Mar 28, 2014
Event Drew Beattie-"Betty re Testers" Hansel and Gretel Picture Garden Pocket Utopia 511 W 22nd Street New York NY 10011,
Mar 28, 2014
Event Julio Grinblatt-Of Light and Time 81 Hester Street New York, New York 10002,
Mar 29, 2014
Event Aleksandar Duravcevic-Sala Gaspar Plaza Doctor Letamendi, 34 08007 Barcelona,
Apr 03, 2014
Event Adams Puryear-Rare Forms Exhibition 67 West St. in Greenpoint, Brooklyn,
Apr 04, 2014
Event Gabriele Evertz-Sensation David Richard Gallery LLC | 544 SOUTH GUADALUPE STREET, SANTA FE, NM 87501,
Apr 04, 2014
Event Diana Cooper- "New York Women" G Gallery, Houston TX,
Apr 05, 2014
Event Witts-Novella Gallery Novella Gallery 164 Orchard Street New York, NY 10002,
Apr 05, 2014
Event Christina Freeman, Sarada Rauch, & Baris Gokturk-Heliopolis Heliopolis NYC,
Apr 11, 2014
Event Kerry Downey-We owe each other everything CCS Bard / Hessel Museum of Art, Annandale, NY,
Apr 13, 2014
Event Alexandro Segade-"TAKE ECSTASY WITH ME" Whitney Museum of American Art NYC,
Apr 17, 2014
Event Katie Murray-Home Truths: Photography and Motherhood The Museum of Contemporary Photography,
Apr 18, 2014
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Richard Stapleford

Professor of Art History; Director of Undergraduate Studies, Art History

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Richard Stapleford received his Ph.D. from the Institute of Fine Arts of New York University in 1974 where he studied with Richard Krautheimer, Peter von Blanckenhagen and Erwin Panofsky. He works in a variety of fields including Roman, medieval and Renaissance architecture, Italian Renaissance art and Baroque art. 

He has published articles on Early Christian architecture, the collections of Lorenzo de’ Medici, Botticelli and Velázquez (as well as an occasional foray into film criticism) in various journals such as The Art Bulletin, Burlington Magazine, Rivista di archeologia Cristiana, and Artibus et historia among others. He has also curated and written exhibition catalogues on selected contemporary artists, modern landscape painting, and the development of the American movie house. He has recently completed a textbook, An Outline of Western Art and is finishing a monograph on the paintings of Botticelli and a translation of the 1494 inventory of the estate of Lorenzo de’ Medici.

At Hunter he teaches the Introduction to the History of Art, as well as: Roman Architecture, Medieval Art, The Fall of Rome, Topics in Quattrocento Florentine Art, Botticelli Studies, Topics in Renaissance Architecture.


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