Ingenuity in the Gallery

Wednesday, November 16, 2011
When: 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Location: 
Doheny Memorial Library,
Room 241

A conversation with Alexander Marr.

Alexander Marr

Alexander Marr

Alexander Marr is associate professor of art history.  He is a polymath's polymath.  His research questions have lead him across early modern Europe from Flemish art collections to Italian studiolo.  Professor Marr blends the methods and questions of history, art history, and the history of science in pursuit of early modern cultures of collecting, curiosity, and wonder.