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Oct 30, 2018. Posted by Kathaleen Brearley

This month, five MIT Alumni Authors celebrated their recently published books based on their PhD dissertations in the History, Theory and Criticism program in the Department of Architecture. 

Oct 26, 2018. Posted by Darren Bennett

Before she was a PhD student searching through art history archives around the world, a young Nisa Ari attended museums with her family and tried to discern the histories behind the artwork and artifacts she saw. “It always had the appeal of detective work,” Ari says. Sometimes, when she’d walk into a new gallery, she’d challenge herself to identify artists from paintings at a distance: “That’s a Cézanne, that’s a Picasso, that’s a Léger.”