Art History Faculty

Core Faculty

Esra Akin-Kivanç, Ph.D. (The Ohio State University)
Assistant Professor, Islamic art and architecture; Muslim visual and material culture; Islamic art historiography, Islamic theories of aesthetics and visual perception.

Elisabeth Fraser, Ph.D. (Yale University)
Professor, 18th- and 19th-century art in Europe and the Ottoman Empire; cultural contact and exchange; art and gender; Mediterranean studies; colonialism and the history of collecting

Riccardo Marchi, Ph.D. (University of Chicago)
Associate Professor, Stuart S. Golding Endowed Chair, 20th-century art, criticism, and historiography in Western Europe and in the US

Allison Moore, Ph.D. (The Graduate Center, CUNY)
Assistant Professor, African photography and contemporary art; Contemporary art and critical theory; history of photography

Helena Szepe, Ph.D. (Cornell University)
Associate Professor, Late medieval and Renaissance art in Europe; history of manuscripts, prints, and books; word and image studies; Venice


Affiliated Faculty

Giovanna Benadusi, Ph.D. (Syracuse University) Professor
Renaissance Italy; Early modern Europe; women and gender; legal and social culture; processes of state building Department of History, University of South Florida, Tampa.

Sheramy Bundrick, Ph.D. (Emory University)
Associate Professor of art history, Greek and Roman art
Department of History & Politics, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg

Pamela Merrill Brekka, Ph.D. (University of Florida)
Northern Renaissance and Baroque art and cartography