symposia | book prize |
history ph.d |campus
is an SMU alumna, and received both a
BFA in Studio Art and a BA in Art
History. Before beginning at the
Clements Center in 2002, she worked with
various art galleries and artists,
later in public and private community
organizations, handling publicity and
media relations. In addition to
her work at the Clements Center, Ruth
Ann is pursuing her MA in art history.
Her research focuses on the painting
"Conversation Sky and Earth" by the
American Precisionist Charles Sheeler
(1883-1965), which is located in the
collections of the Amon Carter Museum.
Image: Where the Mountains Meet the
Plains, by Jerry Bywaters, 1939.
Oil on masonite. Southern
Methodist University Art Collection.