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Fall 2015 Recipients of the Millard Meiss Publication Fund

posted by Christopher Howard — Dec 01, 2015

This fall, CAA awarded grants to the publishers of seven books in art history and visual culture through the Millard Meiss Publication Fund. Thanks to the generous bequest of the late Prof. Millard Meiss, CAA gives these grants to support the publication of scholarly books in art history and related fields.

The seven Meiss grantees for fall 2015 are:

  • Monica Amor, Theories of the Nonobject: Argentina, Brazil, Venezuela, 1944–1968, University of California Press
  • Benjamin Anderson, Cosmos and Community in Early Medieval Art, Yale University Press
  • Julia Bryan-Wilson, Fray: Art and Textile Politics since the 1970s, University of Chicago Press
  • Ivan Drpic, Epigram, Art, and Devotion in Later Byzantium, Cambridge University Press
  • Frances Guerin, The Truth Is Always Grey: Painting from Grisaille to Gerhard Richter, University of Minnesota Press
  • Laura Kalba, Color in the Age of Impressionism: Commerce, Technology, and Art, Pennsylvania State University Press
  • Yun Chiahn Sena, From Archaism to Antiquarianism: Antiquity in Song Culture, University of Washington Press

Books eligible for Meiss grants must already be under contract with a publisher and on a subject in the visual arts or art history. Authors must be current CAA members. Please review the application guidelines for more information.