Eadington Fellow Colloquium - Dorothy Barenscott

When

Apr. 26, 2019, 3pm to 4pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Goldfield Room
A woman working at a desk on a labtop.

Description

Dorothy Barenscott  is an  Assistant Professor of modern and contemporary art history and theory in the Department of Fine Arts in Kwantlen Polytechnic University Her research will explore how fine art was used to rebrand and redefine Las Vegas casino resorts in the 1990s by examining the designers, architects, and art historians who assisted corporate leaders in bringing fine art to the Strip. Barenscott will present a public talk on her research "The Role of Art and Spatial Aesthetics in the Rebranding of Vegas."

Price

Event is free and open to the public. 

Admission Information

Event is free and open to the public. 

Contact Information

Special Collections & Archives
Peter Michel

External Sponsor

UNLV University Libraries, UNLV Special Collections & Archives, UNLV Center for Gaming Research