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Annie Abernathy

Annie Abernathy is a sophomore, majoring in the History of Art and Architecture and pursuing minors in Museum Studies and French. Currently, she is an intern at the Carnegie Museum of Art where she is conducting preliminary research for an upcoming exhibition on art and economic inequality. This semester she has also been awarded the Archival Scholar Research Award and is researching materiality and identity in artists' books and zines in the Frick Fine Arts Library collection.

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  • HAAARCH!!! 2019
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Fletcher Martin, Contract Miner, 1947

 

Who are the Workers?

Author: Joshua McDermott

PhD student in Sociology and Work Forces workshop participant

Categories: 
  • Graduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Andrey Avinoff, Early American Room, 1938-1937

 

From Massachusetts to Manila: George Clapp and the Nationality Rooms

Author: Ellen Downs

HAA 1020 Exhibition Development student - Fall 2019

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  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh
 

What is your aluminum story?

Author: Sylvia Rhor Samaniego

Director, University Art Gallery

“What is your aluminum story?” That was the question we posed to visitors on Saturday, November 2 when the University Art Gallery (UAG) teamed up with Rivers of Steel (RoS) Arts to host a Hot Metal Happening in front of the Frick Fine Arts Building in Oakland. 

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  • UAG
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh
 

Collective Book Launch for Jennifer Josten, Caitlin Bruce, Harris Feinsod

Author: Rebecca Giordano 

PhD Student in History of Art and Architecture

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  • Graduate Work
  • Faculty Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Arushi Sahai introducing the director Avijit Mukul Kishore

 

Nostalgia for the Future

Author: Arushi Sahai

PhD Student in History of Art and Architecture

Homes are machines that we live in. 

Categories: 
  • Graduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Terry Smith, Iva Čukić, Milica Pekić, and Luka Knežević Strika

 

Contemporary Art Practices in Serbia

Author: Ilhan Ozan

PhD Student in History of Art and Architecture

Categories: 
  • Graduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Jon working at the Community Plaza in July 2019

 

Art for Us with Rivers of Steel

Author: Jon Engel, Milton Fine Museum Profession Fellow at Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area – Summer 2019

Categories: 
  • Academic Interns
  • Undergraduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Photo of the author, looking at archival materials at Senator John Heinz History Center

 

Woodworking in the Steel City: the History of Carpentry and Carpenters

Author: Paula Kane,

Professor and Marous Chair, Religious Studies Department and Work Forces workshop participant

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  • Faculty Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

Carolyn Wargula, Karen Gerhart, Mimi Yiengpruksawan and Michelle McCoy

 

Wilkinson Lecture Series: Reconsidering the Agency of Pre-modern Japanese Women

Author: Carolyn Wargula

PhD Student in History of Art and Architecture

Categories: 
  • Graduate Work
  • Collecting Knowledge Pittsburgh

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