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Cary Adams doing acoustic radar research during a residency at the Center for Land Use Interpretation

Adams, Cary

  • Associate Professor of Art, Environment, and Emerging Practices


Interests: Environmental Art and Humanities; New Media; Social Practice

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Arder, Ash

  • Artist-in-Residence


Stephanie Ashenfelder

Ashenfelder, Stephanie

  • Interim Director, Digital Media Studies
    Program Manager, Studio Arts



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Bollmann, Marc

  • Senior Library Assistant, Art and Music Library


Carl Chiarenza

Chiarenza, Carl

  • Professor Emeritus
  • Artist in Residence


Peter Christensen

Christensen, Peter

  • (on leave for academic year 2021-22)
    Associate Professor of Art History


Interests: 19th and 20th century architectural history, particularly Europe and North America’s international engagement with the Islamic world; history and aesthetics of infrastructure and industry; historicism; cartography and architecture; critical digital humanities

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Collier, Martin

  • Administrator, Art and Art History Department Office


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Duro, Paul

  • Professor, Art History/Visual and Cultural Studies

Interests: theories of imitation; history painting; hierarchy of the genres; theories of the sublime; frame discourse and analysis; word and image studies; travel writing


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Enck, Joshua

  • Lecturer


Interests: Abstract sculpture; architectural design and drawing; furniture design and woodworking; metalworking; recent Fulbright Scholar in India researching traditional metal vessel making techniques


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Frontz, Stephanie

  • Art Librarian and Head of the Art/Music Library


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Haidu, Rachel

  • (on leave for academic year 2021-22)
    Associate Professor of Art History

Interests: Modern, postwar and contemporary art; Eastern European postwar and contemporary art; artist's films and videos; contemporary painting; history of photography; national identity and transnationalism; critical theory and poststructuralist theory; feminism, gender and race studies; visual studies

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Heuer, Christopher P.

  • Professor of Art History

Interests: Early Modern art and theory; the history of art history; replicative technologies; art and prehistory; environmental aesthetics; disaster studies; performance; the American civil rights movement


Heather Layton

Layton, Heather

  • Senior Lecturer

Interests: Contemporary art; Painting; Art as activism; Storytelling; Magical realism; Mexican religious art; Democratic dialogue; Intrinsic motivation

Evelyne Leblanc-Roberge

Leblanc-Roberge, Evelyne

  • Associate Professor of Art, Lens Based Media


Interests: Photography and Video Installation; Representation of Space; Site-Specificity ; Frame Theory; Trompe l'oeil; Book Making; Maps and Floor Plans; Notion(s) of time; Fictions and Documents

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Leonard, Michael

  • Studio Arts Manager, Sage Art Center


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Lewis, Jacob W.

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History
  • Associate Academic Director, Photographic Preservation and Collections Management Program

Interests: History of photography; Nineteenth-century French art; Critical theory of technology; History of the printed image; Twentieth-century American art


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Maier, Lorna

  • Administrative Assistant, Art and Art History Department Office
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Metté, Megan

  • Art New York Program and River Campus Gallery Manager



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Remmel, Rachel

  • Assistant Dean and Executive Director, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning

Interests: I am an art and social historian who focuses on the nineteenth-century United States with a particular emphasis on architectural history and museum studies. My research interests include social power, institutional history, building types, artistic practice, the construction of the categories of art and artist, and theories about the formative power of architecture. I have published articles about public school architecture (Boston, 1789-1860) and museum history (Cincinnati Art Museum founding, 1876-1890). I also direct the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, which supports faculty teaching and student learning, and teach in the Urban Fellows program run by the Center for Community Engagement.


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Saab, A. Joan

  • Professor of Art History and Visual and Cultural Studies
  • Vice Provost of Academic Affairs

Interests: Twentieth-century American cultural history; media and culture; urban and community studies; popular culture; cultural studies; aesthetic categories and values

Grace Seiberling

Seiberling, Grace

  • Associate Professor

Interests: Nineteenth-century painting and photography, especially Impressionism; Early British photography; Museums

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Shin, Mizin

  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Art, Printmaking


Interests: Printmaking and Digital Media; Immersive Installation; Emerging techniques in contemporary printmaking; Interdependency of societal systems; Chaos Theory; Phenomena network; Emergence


Allen Topolski

Topolski, Allen

  • Associate Professor
  • Chair, Department of Art and Art History
    Undergraduate Advisor, Studio Arts


Interests: Studio production that incorporates found materials and a variety of processes to explore nostalgia and memory in technologies of domesticity and convenience.


Sharon Willis

Willis, Sharon

  • Professor, Art and Art History/Visual and Cultural Studies

Interests: Film history and theory; visual and cultural studies; women's studies and feminist theory; comparative literature and critical theory; French cinema; 19th and 20th century French literature