Eldredge Prize Lecture with Professor Nizan Shaked

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Join Nizan Shaked, professor of contemporary art history and museum and curatorial studies at California State University, Long Beach, for a discussion about her prize-winning book The Synthetic Proposition: Conceptualism and the Political Referent in Contemporary Art (2017). Awarded SAAM’s 31st annual Charles C. Eldridge Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in American Art, Shaked examines the impact of civil rights, the Black Power movement, and the student, feminist, and sexual-liberty movements on conceptualism and its legacies in the United States between the late 1960s and the 1990s.