Faculty

Mosette Broderick

Clinical Professor of Art History; Director, Urban Design and Architecture Studies Program

19th- and 20th-century Architecture and Urbanism

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Finbarr Barry Flood

William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of the Humanities; 

Professor of Art History and Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

Institute of Fine Arts

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Ann Macy Roth

Clinical Associate Professor of Art History and Hebrew and Judaic Studies

Director, Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian Studies Program

Egyptian art and archaeology

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Joan Breton Connelly

Professor of Classics and Art History

Director, NYU Yeronisos Island Excavations, Cyprus

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Research Interests: Greek sculpture and vase painting, Greek myth and religion, Cypriot archaeology, the Hellenistic East.

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Eve Meltzer

Assistant Professor of Gallatin School of Individualized Study

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Research Interests: Contemporary Art History, theory, and criticism; photography, material culture, psychoanalysis, structuralism, post-structuralism, and phenomenology

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Ara H. Merjian

Associate Professor of Italian and Art History

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Research Interests: Twentieth-century Italian and French Art History and Theory; Futurism and the Italian avant-garde between the World Wars; Nietzschean philosophy and modernist aesthetics; early avant-garde film theory and history; Pasolini and post-war Italian aesthetics and politics.

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Nicholas Merzoeff

Professor of Media, Culture and Communications, Steinhardt

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Research Interests: Visual Culture, Cultural Studies, Climate Change, Contemporary Art and New Media, Disability Studies

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Fred R. Myers

Silver Professor of Anthropology;

Professor of Anthropology

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Research Interests: Indigenous people and politics, Aboriginal Australia; exchange theory and material culture; anthropology of art and contemporary artworlds; the production and circulation of culture; in identity and personhood; theories of value and practices of signification.

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Christopher Wood

Professor of German

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Research Interests: Temporalities of art: anachronism, archaism, typology, primitivisms; history of scholarship, esp. the disciplines of art history and archeology; folk art and folk literature; Märchen and Sagen; portraiture and especially “embedded” portraits (donors, votaries); votive objects and images, pilgrimages, relics; drawing and studio practice in the Renaissance; European art and the New World; art and replication technologies; magic and witchcraft in early modern Europe; art and the Protestant Reformation; iconoclasm; German art and culture in the 19th century; art and poetry of Romanticism.

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Anne Hrychuk Kontokosta

Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History

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Research Interests: Roman art, architecture, urbanism, and archaeology; topography of Rome; Roman construction technology and economics; Roman social history; ancient historiography and architectural treatises

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