Concordia University

Faculty members


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

  • May Chew
    Assistant Professor, Art History
    Assistant Professor, Cinema

    Visual and material cultures, interactivity and immersion, haunting, urban space, public art, museums and archives, culture and technology, cultural studies, settler and postcolonial studies.
  • Cynthia Imogen Hammond
    Professor, Art History
    (Lead Co-Director, Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling)
    History of the built environment, Architecture, Architecture and Feminism, Spatial theory, Feminist theory, Post-humanist theory, Interdisciplinary practice, collaborative and community-engaged research-creation
  • Kristina Huneault
    Professor, Art History
    Graduate Program Director, Art History

    Women and Art, Canadian Art, Canadian Visual and Material Culture, Nineteenth and early 20th c. Art, Methodologies of Art History, Art Historiography
  • 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

    Indigenous art history, Inuit art, circumpolar art, Indigenous arts of North America, Curatorial Practice, Critical Museology, Indigenous methodologies, visual and material cultures, settler colonialism
  • Alice Ming Wai Jim
    Professor, Art History
    Concordia University Research Chair in Ethnocultural Art Histories
    Director (Interim), Queer Media Database Canada-Quebec Project, Fine Arts
    Co-Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Asian Diasporic Visual Culture and the Americas
    Board Member, College Art Association

    contemporary art, new media arts, contemporary Asian art, Asian Canadian art, ethnocultural art histories, migration, mobility, global art histories, Asian Indigenous, critical curatorial studies
  • Nicola Pezolet
    Associate Professor, Art History
    Undergraduate Program Director, Art History
    (Sabbatical year (July 2019-2020))
    History of Architecture and the Built Environment in Europe and North America, Print Culture, Modernism, Public Art, Cold War Cultural Politics, Catholicism/Christianity, Theological Aesthetics, Utopian Thought
  • 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

    Drawing, Portraiture, Curatorial Practices, Images of Children and Youth, Canadian Print Culture, Travel Art
  • Maya Rae Oppenheimer
    Assistant Professor, Art History

  • 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

  • Anne Whitelaw
    Vice-provost Planning and Positioning
    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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