History of Art


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Elizabeth Johnson

Elizabeth Johnson 


Elizabeth Johnson is Henry Moore Foundation Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at University College London, where she is researching the figure of the monument in contemporary art. Her research interests include sculpture, monuments, art and technology and digital technology. In 2018 she held a research fellowship in the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. In 2017 she successfully defended her doctoral thesis, What do you call a sculptor who doesn’t make sculptures? Bruce Nauman, 1965-1974, at the London Consortium, Birkbeck College. 

Research themes:
Contemporary art, sculpture, monuments, histories of art and technology, technologies of sculptural reproduction, digital culture and technology