Concordia University

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Faculty members

Full-time

  • Elaine Cheasley Paterson
    Associate Dean, Academic Affairs, Fine Arts
    Associate Professor, Art History
    Member, School of Irish Studies

    critical craft studies, women's cultural philanthropy, feminism, material culture, handmade, social movements, textile arts, Arts and Crafts movement, Victorian Child migration, Irish studies, materiality, decorative arts, Canadian cultural history, design history, ornament, tradition/modernity, ceramics, canadian art history, curatorial practices, craftivism
  • May Chew
    Assistant Professor, Art History
    Assistant Professor, Cinema

    interactivity and immersion; public art and social engagement; affect; haunting and spectrality; cultural studies; visual and material cultures; museums and archives; multiculturalism; critical race studies; settler and postcolonial studies.
  • Marco R. Deyasi
    Assistant Professor, Art History

    Modern art, postcolonialism, occultism and Theosophy in modern art, primitivism in modern art, critical race studies
  • Cynthia Imogen Hammond
    Professor, Art History
    (Lead Co-Director, Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling)
    history of architecture, built environment, urban futures, landscape architecture, urban landscapes, feminist theory, garden studies, women architects, women artists, research-creation, critical heritage studies, public memory, public art, public space, posthumanism
  • Kristina Huneault
    Professor, Art History
    Graduate Program Director, Art History

    meaning, Canadian art history, selfhood, women artists, subjectivity, colonialism, indigenous-settler relations, aesthetics, art historiography, 19th century, art-historical method, feminism, visual culture, Canadian cultural history, art theory, art and philosophy, material culture, identity
  • Heather Igloliorte
    Associate Professor, Art History
    Concordia University Research Chair in Indigenous Art History and Community Engagement
    Co-Director, Indigenous Futures Cluster, Milieux Institute for Arts, Culture and Technology, Hexagram-Concordia

    Circumpolar Indigenous arts, Inuit, Metis, First Nations, Indigenous art and art history, curatorial practice, critical museology, Indigenous futures, sovereignty, continuity, decolonization, indigenization, contemporary art, new media, performance art, community consultation, collaborative art practices
  • Alice Ming Wai Jim
    Professor, Art History
    Concordia University Research Chair in Ethnocultural Art Histories
    Co-Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Asian Diasporic Visual Culture and the Americas
    Board Member, College Art Association - VP External Relations

    ethnocultural art histories, global art histories, media arts, curatorial studies, contemporary art, cultural diversity, biennials, screen culture, representation, Asian Canadian, transnationalism
  • Nicola Pezolet
    Associate Professor, Art History
    Undergraduate Program Director, Art History
    (Sabbatical year (July 2019-2020))
    modernism, architecture, built environment, material culture, synthesis of the arts, post-WW2 reconstruction, Cold War, social history of art, urban futures, Christian art and culture, Roman Catholic Church, Second Vatican Council, print culture, public art, abstraction in visual art, utopian thought, theological aesthetics, photography, history of the avant-garde, historiography
  • Martha Langford
    Professor, Art History
    Research Chair and Director, Gail and Stephen A. Jarislowsky Institute for Studies in Canadian Art
    Editor-in-chief, Journal of Canadian Art History/Annales d'histoire de l'art canadien

  • Loren Lerner
    Professor, Art History

    print culture, digital culture, curatorial practices, Canadian art history, representation, portraiture, self-portrait, childhood, girlhood, youth culture, contemporary art and religion, history of the avant-garde, drawing, social history, travel art, images of aging, diaspora, post-holocaust Jewry, Jerusalem in art and architecture, art history student publications
  • John Potvin
    Professor, Art History
    Member, Centre for Sensory Studies
    Associate Editor, Journal of Design History

    Design History; The Practices and Histories of Interior Design; The Visual and Material Cultures of Masculinity and the Body; Fashion History; Modernism in Art, Fashion and Design; Queer Theory and Cultural Production
  • Johanne Sloan
    Professor, Art History

    Contemporary Art, Canadian Art since the 1960s, Landscape, Art and Aesthetics, Visual Culture, Urban Art and Culture
  • Steven Stowell
    Associate Professor, Art History
    Undergraduate Program Director, Art History

    Italian Renaissance Art, Medieval Art, Sacred and Devotional Art, Anthropology and Art, Art and Ritual, Gender and Sexuality, Early Modern Art Theory, Materiality, Art and Language
  • Anne Whitelaw
    Interim Provost and Vice-President Academic
    Professor, Art History

    Visual and material cultures of Canada; history and theory of art institutions; theories of exhibition; historiography; women and museums; settler-colonial art history

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