History of Art



2013 Spring Term

Date Speaker Title
24 January
Anne Wagner (University of California at Berkeley)
Rosemarie Trockel's Wonderland: A Feminist World View
14 March
Devin Fore (Princeton University)
The Emergence of Soviet Factography
21 March
Monika Wagner (Hamburg University) Knots, textures, grains - the 'language of wood'

2012 Autumn Term

Date Speaker Title
27 September
Dr. James van Dyke University of Missouri-Columbia Erasure and Jewishness in Otto Dix's Portrait of Hugo Simons
18 October
Dr. Albena Yaneva
Manchester Architecture Research Centre
Image Bigger than Skies: Exploring the Ontological Politics of Contemporary Architecture
22 November
Dr. Chiari Ambrosio and Dr. Brendan Clarke, Dept. of Science and Technology Studies, UCL
Revisiting Charles Bell's Representative Practices
29 November
Dr. T.J. Demos, University College London Poverty Pornography, Humanitarianism, and Neoliberal Globalization: On Renzo Martens's Enjoy Poverty (2008)
06 December
Professor Laura Mulvey Birkbeck College
Hitchcock's Blondes: Rethinking Feminism and Psychoanalytic Theory