Art in Focus with Dr. Frank Martin
December 15, 2022
11:30 am-12:00 pm
In a series of 20-minute spotlight talks, Dr. Frank Martin and guests explore themes found in an individual artwork on view, offering an opportunity to discover new insights with a true Renaissance specialist. Art in Focus features pieces in the CMA’s Kress Collection, both in the exhibition European Splendors and the CMA Collection galleries.
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Dr. Frank C. Martin, II serves as visiting associate professor of art history and art theory at South Carolina State University and is the retired director of The I.P. Stanback Museum & Planetarium, located on the campus of the university. A graduate of Yale University and the City University of New York, Hunter College, with additional study in contemporary art and art theory at the Institute of Fine Arts of New York University, Martin holds a Ph.D. in philosophy with a specialization in axiology and the history of aesthetics from the University of South Carolina. A former lecturer and associate manager of the Office of Education Services for the Uris Education Center of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Martin has served as an academic advisor for the PBS documentary Shared History and has worked as a contributing critic in the fine arts for Charleston’s The Post and Courier. Martin is a member of the International Association of Art Critics (Association Internationale des Critiques d’Art) based in Paris.