Professor Banner presented “Preparing a Royal Portrait: Velázquez Sketches and Drawings from Life and their use in Creating the Royal Image” at the Sixteenth Century Studies Conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


The exhibition “Alabaster and Albacore”, curated by Prof. banner, recently opened at the New York University’s Institute of Fine Arts Duke House. The show, which opened on November 1st, will run at the Duke House through the 18th of January, 2014.

Professor Banner also curated an exhibition, “Migration Narratives”, featuring painting, drawing, kinetic sculpture and video installation. The show will open at the Pelham Art Center on January 31st, 2014. The reception is open to the general public, and the Pratt community is encouraged to attend.