Art History

Research Supervisors

Name Research Interests
Adriasola Munoz, Ignacio Alberto investigates responses by artists and intellectuals to the crisis of aesthetic and political representation triggered by the failed protests against the US-Japan Security Treaty of 1960, and in particular their reliance on depictions of the sexual and geographical margins in their articulation of an aesthetics of political disaffection.
Claxton, Dana film, video, photography, single- and multi-channel video installation, and performance art
Gu, Xiong Fine Art. Transcultural identity and hybridity. Through the critical angle of visual art, my work encompasses other elements such as sociology, geography, economics, politics, literature; and finally, the dynamics of globalisation, local culture and individual identity shifts. These shifts do not merely constitute a simple amalgamation of two original subjects, but instead, seek to create an entirely new space., Installation, painting, drawing, photography, contemporary art theory
James, Gareth histories of iconoclasm in which the social divisions and inequities that mark and delimit artistic practice are registered most emphatically
Khorakiwala, Ateya Arts and Cultural Traditions, Modern Architectural History, History of Modern Landscapes and Built Environments, South Asian Art and Architecture
Mansoor, Jaleh Cultural Industries, Modernism, Twentieth Century European Art, Formalism, Marxist Feminism, Marxism and Critical Theory
McGeough, Michelle Arts and Cultural Traditions, Indigenous art history, methodologies and Two-Spirit/Indigenous queer critique
Monteyne, Joseph Arts and Technologies, Renaissance/early modern art and print culture
Orell, Julia
Pina, Manuel Images
Roy, Marina Intersection between materials, history, language, and ideology
Ryan, Maureen 18th and 19th century Europe and Noth America History Politics of culture issues, colionalism, national identity, gender and race
Salgirli, Saygin architecture of fourteenth-century Bursa, the first Ottoman capital
Silver, Erin Artist or Author Social Identity, Artistic and Literary Marginality, Artistic and Literary Movements, Schools and Styles, Social Movements, Canadian contemporary art, Queer art , Feminist art histories, Activism and visual culture, Performance studies, Movement culture
Smith, Tai Arts and Technologies, Economical Contexts, Modern and Contemporary Art and Design, Media Theory, Politics of Media and Mediation, Gender, Textiles
Soussloff, Catherine Art, Art History, European Art, Performance Art, Performance Studies, Art Theory, Aesthetics, Philosophy of art, historiography and theory of European art
Thauberger, Althea
Watson, D Contemporary Canadian art, art issues and art theory
Zeigler, Barbara Visual Art (Print Media, Printmaking, Drawing, Installation Art, Video, and Collaborative/Public Art), Environmental Politics, Animal Studies, BC Salmon Populations