Barr Ferree Grants

The Barr Ferree Fund assists with meeting the publication expense of books of merit on architecture and related topics in the fine arts.

Barr Ferree Publications Fund:

Instructions and Application

Barr Ferree Fund Budget

ART 448/ECS 448 Seminar in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Art

In 2017, the seminar will survey art and architecture in the Czech Lands (Bohemia, Moravia, Silesia, Lusatia) ca. 1500-1800 in relation to those elsewhere in Central Europe and more generally on the continent (e.g Italy, Germany, Low Countries). Focus on the "magic city "of Prague. Some attention will be paid to previous and subsequent time periods.  A trip to Prague, Brno, Olomouc, and related places in the Czech Republic will be taken during Spring Break. Enrollment is by application only.

Professor Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann

Spring 2017

Course Application Deadline: December 1, 2016

Application form (fillable PDF)

ART 468/LAS 468 The Art and Politics of Ancient Maya Courts

This interdisciplinary seminar course, cross-listed with Latin American Studies, focuses on the art and politics of ancient Maya courts during the seventh and eighth centuries A.D. During the spring recess registered students will take a study trip to Chiapas, Mexico, paid for by the University.

Professor Bryan Just

Spring 2017

Course Application Deadline: December 1, 2016

Application Form (fillable PDF)