Completed Dissertations

Completed Dissertations: 2004-2015

Completed Dissertations: 1997-2003

 

2018

Eighteenth-Century Art

Brosnan, Kelsey, “Seductive Surfaces: Anne Vallayer Coster and the Eighteenth-Century Still Life” (Rutgers University, S. Sidlauskas)

 

Fifteenth- to Seventeenth-Century Art

Fraiman, Jeffrey "The Painted Altarpiece in Rome, ca. 1600-1630: Christian Archaeology, Naturalism, and the Body" (Rutgers University, C. Puglisi)

 

Twentieth-Century Art

Jimerson, Lauren, “Defying Gender – Redefining the Nude: Female Artists and the Body in Early 20th century Paris” (Rutgers University, S. Sidlauskas)

Nouril, Ksenia, “The Operative Object: Investigating the Historical Turn in Post-Soviet Art” (Rutgers University, J. Sharp)

 

Visual Studies

Brosnan, Kelsey, “Seductive Surfaces: Anne Vallayer Coster and the Eighteenth-Century Still Life” (Rutgers University, S. Sidlauskas)

Jimerson, Lauren, “Defying Gender – Redefining the Nude: Female Artists and the Body in Early 20th century Paris” (Rutgers University, S. Sidlauskas)

 

 2017

Conceptual Art

Shannon, Heather A., “Just an Amateur: Adam Clark Vroman, Photography, and the American West, 1895-1904” (Rutgers University, T. Sheehan)

Drawings/Printmaking/Works on Paper/Artists’ Books

Lopes, Shana, “‘The fraternity throughout the world’: American and German Photography, Interactions from 1840 to 1890” (Rutgers University, T. Sheehan)

 

Fifteenth- to Seventeenth-Century Art

Albinsky, Kira Maye. "Art, Ritual, & Reform: The Archconfraternity of the Holy Crucifix of San Marcello in Rome." (Rutgers University, C. Puglisi)

Baseggio Omiccioli, Eveline, "Patronage, Politics, and Humanism: Andrea Riccio's Reliefs for the Altar of the True Cross in Santa Maria dei Servi, Venice" (Rutgers University, S. McHam)

Yuen, Melissa, "The Young Mattia Preti in Rome: Style, Baroque Painting, and the Art Market, c. 1630-1653" (Rutgers University, C. Puglisi)

 

Latinx

Thomas, Tashima, "An Imperial Diet: From Cacao to Coconuts – Representing Edible Bodies in the Americas from the Eighteenth Century to the Present" (Rutgers University, T. Flores)

 

North America

Lopes, Shana, "'The Intimate Connection': American and Germany Photography, Interactions from 1840 to 1890" (Rutgers University, T. Sheehan)

Shannon, Heather A., “Just an Amateur: Adam Clark Vroman, Photography, and the American West, 1895-1904” (Rutgers University, T. Sheehan)

Thomas, Tashima, "An Imperial Diet: From Cacao to Coconuts – Representing Edible Bodies in the Americas from the Eighteenth Century to the Present" (Rutgers University, T. Flores)

 

Twentieth-Century Art

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

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

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

 

Visual Studies

Apostol, Corina Lucia, "Dissident Education: Socially Engaged Art from Eastern Europe (1980-present)" (Rutgers University, J. Sharp) Harbin, Virginia Allison, "Visual Excess in Contemporary Art from the South Asian Diaspora" (Rutgers University, T. Flores)

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

 

2016

Eleventh - Fourteenth Century/Medieval Art

Permenter, Brooke Falk, “Assaults on the Faith: Imagining Jews and Creating Christians in the Late Middle Ages” (Rutgers University, L. Weigert)

 

Fifteenth - Seventeenth Century Art

Kupiec, Catherine, "The Materiality of Luca della Robbia’s Glazed Terracotta Sculptures" (Rutgers University, S. McHam)

Permenter, Brooke Falk, “Assaults on the Faith: Imagining Jews and Creating Christians in the Late Middle Ages” (Rutgers University, L. Weigert)

 

Materiality of Art

Kupiec, Catherine, "The Materiality of Luca della Robbia’s Glazed Terracotta Sculptures" (Rutgers University, S. McHam)