Faculty Activities: Karen Barzman elected Honorary Academician by the Accademia delle Arti del Disegno

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Congratulations to Associate Professor Karen Barzman, who has been elected Honorary Academician (Accademico Onorario) by the members of the Accademia delle Arti del Disegno, founded in Florence, Italy in 1563.  The honor is in recognition of her work on the Florentine Academy, including her monograph, The Discipline of Disegno:  The Florentine Academy and the Early Modern State (Cambridge, 2000).  Once inducted, she will share the title with Margaret Haines, Renzo Piano, and Daniel Buren, among others. The formal induction will take place on October 17, 2015.

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