Art after Trump

Presented by Eleanor Heartney (Art in America Magazine)

Date: 23 March, 2018
Time: 3pm-4pm
Location: UQ Art Museum, 
James and Mary Emelia Mayne Centre (Building 11)


In this informal talk Eleanor will reflect on the impact of the Trump administration on the arts and how cultural expression is beginning to frame this political regime. Discussion is encouraged and will be of particular interest to scholars and students working in the fields of art history, political science, international relations, journalism, writing, editing and publishing, gender studies and arts policy. 



Eleanor Heartney is a contributing editor to the internationally renown Art in America magazine. Her publications include Art and Today, Postmodernism, and Postmodern Heretics: The Catholic Imagination in Contemporary Art. She is a co-author of After the Revolution: Women who Transformed Contemporary Art and The Reckoning: Women Artists in the New Millennium. Heartney is a past President of AICA-USA, the American section of the International Art Critics Association.Her awards include the College Art Association's Frank Jewett Mather Award and the French government 's Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.

Eleanor Heartney


About Research Seminar and Workshop Series


Writing and communicating about pandemics: 2020 School of Communication and Arts Research Seminar Series

The research seminar and workshop series occur each semester, each with a different topic and guest speaker from UQ or otherwise.

Semester 1, 2020 Seminars & Workshops


Friday, 13 March

Literature as Media: Chinese Online Literature—Storytellers, platforms and transmedia literary world

(Part of the Platform Media: Algorithms, Accountability and Media Design EVENTS)

Dr Tony Xiang Ren, Western Sydney University, with A/Prof Kim Wilkins, Dr Helen Marshall & Emily Baulch

Friday, 27 March



Dr Cedric Courtois

Friday, 10 April


TBC Dr Beck Wise

Friday, 24 April



Dr Skye Doherty

Friday, 8 May


TBC Dr Andrea Bubenik

Friday, 22 May


TBC Dr Chris Hay

Friday, 5 June

Online via Zoom

Research Seminar - Imagining the End of the World: Writing the Apocalypse before Covid-19 Dr Helen Marshall

Friday, 3 July

Online via Zoom:

Research Seminar - Developing Disciplinary Literacies in Hybrid Classes

Dr Beck Wise



UQ Art Museum, James and Mary Emelia Mayne Centre (Building 11)