Welcome to the Department of Art History

Matthew Baigell

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Recent Publications:


Artist and Identity in Twentieth-Century America (Cambridge Univ. Press, 2001).

Co-editored Complex Identities: Jewish Consciousness and Modern Art. (Rutgers University Press, 2001).

Co-author of Peeling Potatoes, Painting Pictures: Women Artists in Post-Soviet Russia, Estonia, and Latvia. (Rutgers University Press, 2001)

"American Art Around 1960 and the Loss of Self," Art Criticism, 1998 (in press). 

Jewish-American Artists and the Holocaust. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1997. 

Co-author of Soviet Dissident Art: Interviews after Perestroika. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1995. 

"Barnett Newman's Stripe Paintings and Kaballah: A Jewish Take," American Art 8 (Spring 1994): 33-43.

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