September 9, 2010
Richmond Center for Visual Arts, room 2008
Dr. Joyce Kubiski: The Films of Yinka Shonibare
Ph.D. and M.A. in Art History, University of Washington
B.S. in Dance, Drama, and Child Psychology, University of Minnesota
Joyce Kubiski is currently an Associate Professor of Art Historys in the Frostic School of Art where she teaches a wide variety of art history coursework including Greek and Roman, Medieval, Italian Renaissance, and seminars in Medieval Manuscript Illumination, Book Arts, the Body in Art, and Death in Art. Her research focuses on French and Italian manuscript illumination from the 14th to the 16th centuries, portraiture, representations of the body, and issues of costume and identity. She is currently working on the role of Greek and Ottoman dress in Quattrocentro Florentine painting.