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


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.

Friday, 11 March

Online via Zoom

Research Seminar - Tuning In with the Stethoscope in the Nineteenth CenturyDr Melissa Dickson (University of Birmingham)

Friday, 25 March


Early Adventures in Australian Actor Training

Dr Chris Hay

Friday, 8 April

Online via Zoom

Invention and reinvention in the landscape symbolism of Joachim PatinirMichael Levy

Friday, 29 April

Online via Zoom

Negotiating balance of cultures among Chinese Australians to facilitate ageing well

A/Prof Shuang Liu

Friday, 13 May


Redefining crisis in museums: insider’s perspectives on digital engagement

Dr Caroline Wilson-Barnao, Craig Middleton (National Museum of Australia), and Lisa Enright

Friday, 3 June

Hybrid: Online via Zoom and in person at the
SCA Writer's Studio
(Level 6, Michie)

A journey through the Australian environmental movement ecosystem

Dr Robyn Gulliver

Friday, 10 June

Online via Zoom

TBADr Alex Bevan



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