Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

Architectural History/Historic Preservation
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2010

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Anable, Aubrey, “Digital Decay: The Urban Interface in New Visual Culture, 1968–2008” (Rochester, S. Willis)

Anderson, Richard, “The Future of History: The Cultural Politics of Soviet Architecture, 1928–1941” (Columbia, B. Bergdoll)

Cushing, Hope, “The Life and Work of Arthur Ashel Shurcliff, Landscape Architect, 1870–1957” (Boston, K. Morgan)

D’Anniballe, Maria, “Urban Space in Fascist Verona: Contested Grounds for Mass Spectacle, Tourism, and the Architectural Past” (Pittsburgh, B. McCloskey, K. Savage)

Flaherty, George, “Mediating the Third Culture at Tlatelolco, Mexico ’68” (UC Santa Barbara, S. Chattopadhyay)

Heffley, Divya, “Vision in Motion: Architectural Space, Time Notation, and the Dynamic Perception of Space” (Brown, D. Neumann)

James, Stephen Bernard, “Louis I. Kahn: Towards an Iconography of Memory” (Virginia, R. Wilson)

Kellogg-Krieg, Annah, “The Walls of the Confessions: Neo-Romanesque Architecture, Nationalism, and Religious Identity in the Kaiserreich” (Pittsburgh, B. McCloskey)

Kilinç, Kivanç, “Constructing Women for the Republic: The Spatial Politics of Gender in 1930s Ankara” (Binghamton, T. McDonough)

Kim, Il, “The Cult of Light in Fifteenth-Century Italian Renaissance Architecture” (Columbia, J. Connors)

Labunski, Meagan Green, “Friars in the City: Mendicant Architecture and Pious Practice in Medieval Verona, ca. 1220–ca. 1375” (Duke, C. Bruzelius)

Lehman, Geoff, “Perspective and the Renaissance Landscape” (Columbia, D. Rosand)

Mekinda, Jonathan, “The Cesate Quarter and the Re-Invention of Modern Architecture in Milan, 1945–1955” (Pennsylvania, D. Brownlee)

Orwig, Timothy, “Joseph Everett Chandler, Colonial Revival Architecture, and the Origins of Historic Preservation in New England” (Boston, K. Morgan)

Richards, William, “Revolt and Reform in Architecture’s Academy: Columbia and Yale in the 1960s” (Virginia, R. G. Wilson)

Rod-Ari, Melody, “Visualizing Merit: An Examination of the Spatial Organization of the Temple of the Emerald Buddha” (UCLA, R. Brown)

Roskam, William Cole, “Civic Architecture in a Liminal City: Shanghai, 1842–1936” (Harvard, N. Levine, E. Y. Wang)

Sharp, Henry Kerr, “On the Great Falls of Patapsco River: A Case Study of Industry and Urbanism in Late-Colonial and Early-Republican Maryland” (Virginia, D. Bluestone)

Vujosevic, Tijana, “Architectures of Everyday Life in 1920s and 1930s Russia” (MIT, M. Jarzombek)

Winling, LaDale, “Building the Ivory Tower: Campus Planning, University Development, and the Politics of Urban Space” (Michigan, R. Fishman)

Wolterstorff, Robert, “Robert Adam and Essential Architecture: Minimal, Geometric, and Primitive Modes of Architectural Expression” (Princeton, J. Pinto)