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Jennifer Bornstein

Visiting Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies, 2015-16 and 2016-17

Jennifer Bornstein is an artist who works in diverse media, including video, 16-millimeter film, and etching. Bornstein received an M.F.A. from the...

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Giuliana Bruno

Giuliana Bruno

Emmet Blakeney Gleason Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies

on leave 2018-19

Professor Bruno is internationally known for her research on the intersections of the visual arts, architecture, film, and media.... Read more about Giuliana Bruno

(617) 496-4287
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Katarina Burin

Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies

Katarina Burin’s recent solo projects include exhibitions at Kunstverein Langenhagen, Akademie Schloss Solitude (Stuttgart) and P! (New York), along with gallery exhibitions at Ratio 3 (San Francisco), M29 Richter & Brückner (Cologne) and Lucile Corty (Paris).... Read more about Katarina Burin

katarinaburin [at] fas.harvard.edu
Dan Byers

Dan Byers

John R. and Barbara Robinson Family Director at Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies

Dan Byers is the John R. and Barbara Robinson Family Director of the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts at Harvard University, a position he has held since June 2017. Previously, he was Mannion Family Senior Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, where he organized solo shows featuring Diane Simpson, Geoffrey Farmer, and Steve McQueen. ... Read more about Dan Byers

p: (617) 496-2933

Francesco Casetti

Visiting Professor of Film Studies, Spring 2015

Francesco Casetti is Professor of Film and Media at Yale University, where he has been teaching in the Film Studies Program and Humanities Program since...

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Allison Cekala

Teaching Assistant
VES 40A: Introduction to Still Photography and 145P: Contemporary Photography (Perez)

Hannah Cohen

Teaching Fellow
VES 70: The Art of Film (Rennebohm)
Hannah Cohen

Hannah Cohen

Graduate Student in Film and Visual Studies
Teaching Fellow

Hannah Cohen is a fifth-year graduate student in Film and Visual Studies. Her areas of...

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hcohen [at] g.harvard.edu
Tom Conley

Tom Conley

Abbott Lawrence Lowell Professor of Visual and Environmental Studies and of Romance Languages and Literatures

Conley studies relations of space and writing in literature, cartography, and cinema. His work moves to and from early modern France and issues in theory and interpretation in visual media.... Read more about Tom Conley

tconley [at] fas.harvard.edu

Lisa Crafts

Visiting Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies, Spring 2019
Lisa Crafts is an animator and moving image artist whose interdisciplinary work addresses issues of environmental uncertainty, sexuality, creativity and chaos. She is currently working on a series of short moving image pieces about the horror, beauty, humor and loss of the Anthropocene. Blending animation, video, photography, drawing, painting and sculpture, the work inhabits the blur between what is seen and what is imagined. ... Read more about Lisa Crafts
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Olivia Crough

Graduate Student in Film and Visual Studies

 

Olivia Crough is a PhD candidate studying modern and contemporary art and specializing in the inter- and postwar periods of the Soviet Union. Her dissertation, centered on the artist Varvara Stepanova, examines the intersections of abstraction, gender, nation-building, and the design of information within a broad range of artistic, institutional, and exhibitionary practices from the 1920s-1950s, with an emphasis on print media. Her research interests also include the experimental and political uses of video and broadcasting, the historiography of (reactionary) modernism and its institutions, and the visual culture of Soviet Central Asia and the Caucasus.... Read more about Olivia Crough

oliviacrough [at] fas.harvard.edu