ARTH 387 – Methods Seminar: Alberto Rey, Cuban-American Painter

ARTH 387 – Methods Seminar: Alberto Rey, Cuban-American Painter

Professor Lynette Bosch

Fall 2006

Office – Brodie 230

Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday – 10:–=11:00 and Wednesday 5:00-6:00 pm

Or by appointment

Contact – I am not dependable on email. If you need me, call me – 585-260-1888


Course Requirements

Research Paper – 10 pages in length with notes and bibliography

Power Point Presentation/Oral Presentation

Contribution of Five Entries (One entry per work) to an Exhibition Catalogue meant to become an online exhibition featured on the SOTA webpage.


Course Textbooks

Juan A. Martinez, Cuban Art & National Identity – University of Florida Press

ISBN – 759.97291’09’04


Luis Camnitzer, New Art of Cuba, University of Texas Press

ISBN – 0-292-71149-2


ISBN – 0-292-71161-1 – paperback – would prefer to order paperback


Lynette M.F. Bosch, Cuban-American Art in Miami, Lund Humphries Press,
Ashgate, London

ISBN 085331 907 3


Gustavo Perez Firmat, Life on the Hyphen, University of Texas Press

ISBN 0-292 -76551-7 – paperback


Gustavo Perez Firmat, Next Year in Cuba, Anchor Books

ISBN 0-385-47296, would prefer paperback if available



August 30 – Wednesday – Introduction

September 6 – Discussion of Perez Firmat, Life on the Hyphen

September 13 – Discussion of Perez Firmat, Next Year in Cuba

September 20 – Discussion of Martinez, Cuban Art and National Identity

September 27 – Discussion of Bosch, Cuban-American Art in Miami

October 4 – Discussion of Camnitzer, New Art of Cuba

October 11 – Alberto Rey

October 18 – Alberto Rey

October 25 – Class Cancelled.

November 1 – Class Changed. Visit to Professor Bosch’s House to see Collection of

Cuban-American Art – To Be Scheduled

November 8 – Alberto Rey

November 15 – Class Presentations

Bonnie Arena

Andrea Brickner

Megan Dietls

November 22 – No Class. Thanksgiving

November 29 – Class Presentations

Mariah Essom

Tracy Gosda

Jennifer Hawley

December 6 – Class Presentations

Nicole Stadmeyer

Casey Vanepps

Sarah Wolfsont



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