Art History & Art Conservation

Department of Art History & Art Conservation

Exciting Art History Student Projects and Achievements

An ongoing listing of exciting projects and achievements by our undergraduate and graduate students


Undergraduate Projects
Clip from ARTH 310's Zine
Fall 2018 ARTH 310, Feminism, Art, Art History: Professor Jen Kennedy's students created a zine which we've archived in an online edition:
polychrome renaissance sculpture baby jesus
Fall 2018 ARTH 485, A Social and Material History of Italian Renaissance Sculpture: Professor Una D'Elia's students created virtual exhibition with digital visual reconstructions of polychrome statues: Reconstructing the Social Lives of Italian Renaissance Sculptures
Graduate Projects
Work from the show a fine pointed balance
2019: PhD Student Genevieve Flavelle Curated the show A Fine Pointed Belonging at Modern Fuel Artists-Run Centre
MaryClaire Pappas at the Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde Museum in Stockholm
MaryClaire Pappas (MA 2015) receives Fullbright grants for PhD research: Having received her MA from Queen's in 2015 (with the MRP "Volatile Femininity in Edvard Munch's Interior Bathing Scenes" under supervision of Dr. Allison Morehead), MaryClaire Pappas is currently working towards a PhD at Indiana University, Bloomington, with Dr. Michelle Facos. This year she is based in Stockholm, Sweden, to do research for her dissertation on Norwegian and Swedish artists who studied at Henri Matisse’s art school between 1908-1911. This study is funded by the Swedish Fulbright Commission and the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Studies Einar and Eva Lund Haugen Memorial Fellowship. She recently also received an additional grant from the U.S. Fulbright Commission and the Lois Roth Endowment ( to continue her research in Sweden throughout the summer of 2020. Warm congratulations to MaryClaire!