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

Visual Studies
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2017

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Apostol, Corina Lucia, “Dissident Education: Socially Engaged Art from Eastern Europe (1980-present)” (Rutgers University, J. Sharp)

Blaylock, Sara “Infiltration and Excess: Experimental Art and the East German State, 1980 - 1989” (University of California, Santa Cruz, J. González)

DiMarzo, Michelle, “Titian and the Culture of Mid-Century Rome: The Venetian Among the Ruins” (Temple University, T. Cooper)

Dubinsky, Caroline, “Le Arti del Fuoco: The Art History of Mining and Metallurgy in Sixteenth-Century Italy” (University of Maryland, M. Gill)

Harbin, Virginia Allison, “Visual Excess in Contemporary Art from the South Asian Diaspora” (Rutgers University, T. Flores)

Lancaster, Lex Morgan. “Dragging Away: Queer Abstraction in Contemporary Art” (University of Wisconsin-Madison, J. Casid)

Martynyuk, Olena, “Postmodern Perestroika: Ukrainian Artistic Networks of the 1980s–1990s” (Rutgers University, Jane A. Sharp)

O'Reilly, Colleen, “Visual Pedagogy in Cold War America: Berenice Abbott, Will Burtin, and the International Visual Literacy Association” (University of Pittsburgh, J. Ellenbogen)

Thomas, Mary, “Enacted Sites: Art and the Visualization of Spatial Justice in Los Angeles, 1966-2014” (University of California, Santa Cruz, J. González)

Weintraub, Sara, “From Design to Completion: The Transformation of U.S. War Memorials on the National Mall” (Graduate Center, CUNY, H. Senie)

Williams, Joseph, “Mediterranean Trade and Architectural Production: The Church of S. Corrado in Molfetta” (Duke University, C. Bruzelius)