Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

Reception: "The Collection and Legacy of Jacqueline Barnitz, 1923–2017"

Tue, March 27, 2018 | Rare Books Reading Room, Benson Latin American Collection

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections will host a celebration of the life and legacy of the late Jacqueline Barnitz, historian of Latin American art and UT faculty member in the Department of Art and Art History. Barnitz authored the definitive text Twentieth-Century Art of Latin America. 

Before her death, Barnitz donated Her extensive archive of exhibition modern Latin American art history materials to the Benson Latin American Collection. The event will include remarks by some of Barnitz's friends and colleagues, a viewing of select materials from her archive, and a reception.

The University of Texas Libararies, CLAVIS (Center for Latin American Visual Studies), and the College of Fine Arts are co-sponsors.

RSVP to attend at attend.com/barnitz. For more information, please contact Susanna Sharpe.

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