Arts — Journal Editorial Boards


Dr. Michelle Facos
1. Professor, Department of Art History, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
2. Adjunct Professor of Jewish Studies, Russian and East European Studies, International Studies, and Scandinavian Studies, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
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Interests: 19th century European painting and sculpture, particularly that of Scandinavia; Romanticism, Symbolism and issues of identity; the contribution of Jews to Swedish national identity in the years around 1900; artistic innovation at the Danish art academy in the late 18th century

Editorial Board

Dr. Annetta Alexandridis
Associate Professor of Classical Art and Archaeology, Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of History of Art and Visual Studies, Cornell University, GM 01 Goldwin Smith Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853-3201, USA
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Interests: ancient Greek and Roman art; humans and animals; archaeology and its media (photography, plaster casts); gender studies
Dr. Christina Bain
Associate Professor, Department Assistant Chair for Art Education, Department of Art and Art History, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712-1421, USA
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Interests: preservice; scholarship of teaching and learning (SoTL); teaching artists; curriculum; arts integration
Dr. Laurent Bavay
1. Professor, Chair of Egyptian Archaeology, Centre de Recherches en Archéologie et Patrimoine, Université libre de Bruxelles, 50, avenue F.D. Roosevelt - CP 175/01, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium
2. Director of the IFAO - Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale, Cairo, Egypt
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Interests: archaeology; Egyptian archaeology; Theban tombs; Theban necropolis (ancient Egypt)
Mr. Robert G. Bednarik
Convener, President, and Editor of International Federation of Rock Art Organisations (IFRAO), PO Box 216, Caulfield South 3162, Victoria, Australia
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Interests: Pleistocene archaeology; epistemology; rock art; prehistoric art; cave art; dating methodology; archaeometry; Pleistocene seafaring; human evolution
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Humanities: Humanity’s Future
Topical Collection in Arts: World Rock Art
Dr. Christian Berger
Professor, Department of Musicology, University of Freiburg, Platz der Universität, 79098 Freiburg, Germany (Photo: Thomas Kunz)
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Interests: Late Medieval music theory, with focus on the study of hexachord and modus; 14th and 15th century France chanson; 17th century German and Italian instrumental music, with focus on Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber; France music and musical views of the 18th and 19th century, with focus on Hector Berlioz
Dr. Iñaki Bergera
Associate Professor of Architectural Design, School of Engineering and Architecture, University of Zaragoza, María de Luna 3, 50018 Zaragoza, Spain
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Interests: architecture; photography; modern architecture design, teaching, theory, and history
Dr. Chris Berry
Professor of Film Studies, Film Studies Department, King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS, UK
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Interests: Chinese and East Asian cinema and screen cultures; screens and public space; gender, sexuality and cinema; documentary film; theorizing screen studies; theories of national and transnational cinema
Dr. Jan Bryant
Senior Lecturer, Department of Fine Arts, Monash University, 900 Dandenong Rd, Caulfield East 3145, Victoria, Australia
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Interests: art history and theory 1840 to contemporary; history and theory of experimental film; painting practices and theory; digital and analogue art; art theory; history of political art from early modernism and its implications for contemporary art
Dr. Aviva Burnstock
Professor, Head of the Department of Conservation and Technology, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, London WC2R 0RN, UK
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Interests: technical study of paintings; artists materials and techniques; investigating visual and material change in works of art; developing and evaluation of methods for conservation of paintings
Dr. Kurt Campbell
Senior Lecturer, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, 31 Orange Street, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
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Interests: new media; experimental typography; contemporary South African fine art; interactivity and critical theory of technology in Africa
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Arts: New Media Art and the South African Social
Dr. S. Hollis Clayson
Bergen Evans Professor in the Humanities, Professor of Art History and of History, Founding Director of Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
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Interests: 18th and 19th century Europe; global modern; art and technology
Dr. Martin Clayton
Professor of Ethnomusicology, Department of Music, Durham University, Palace Green, Durham DH1 3RL, UK
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Interests: Hindustani (North Indian) classical music; rhythmic analysis; musical entrainment and embodiment; comparative musicology; early field recordings; British-Asian music; western music in India
Dr. Philippe Colomban
Research Professor Emeritus (Directeur de Recherches CNRS - DR1 Emérite), Laboratoire de Dynamique, Interactions et Réactivité (LADIR umr 7075 CNRS), Pierre and Marie Curie University - Paris 6, c49 Bat F74-3e étage, 4 Place Jussieu 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
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Interests: development of (mobile / non-destructive) spectroscopies applied to fine arts
Dr. Fiona Curran
Senior Tutor in Mixed Media Textiles, School of Design, Royal College of Art, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2EU, UK
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Interests: art and ecology; landscape; environment; site-related practice; the Anthropocene; post-anthropocentric philosophy / politics; making and materiality
Dr. Randy Duncan
Professor of Communication, Department of Communication and Theatre Arts, Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, AR 71999, USA
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Interests: comics; graphic novels; nonfiction comics; persuasion; propaganda
Dr. Ilya Fridman
Teaching Associate, Department of Design, Monash University, 900 Dandenong Rd, Caulfield East 3145, Australia
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Interests: industrial design; participatory design; product service systems; digital fabrication
Dr. Maia Wellington Gahtan
Program Director and Professor of Museology, Lorenzo de' Medici - The Italian International Institute, Palazzo dello Strozzino, Piazza Strozzi 2, I-50123 Firenze, Italy
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Interests: classical tradition; Renaissance studies; iconography; history of collecting; museums; early modern intellectual and cultural history; art theory and criticism
Dr. Talinn Grigor
Professor of Art History, Chair of Art History Program, Chair of Graduate Program in Art History, Department of Art and Art History, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
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Interests: the cross-pollination of visual culture and global politics and historiography, focused on Iran and Parsi India
Dr. Frances Guerin
Senior Lecturer, School of Arts, University of Kent, Jarman Building, Canterbury, Kent CT2 7UG, UK
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Interests: avant-garde and experimental art and visual culture; documentary film; german film and visual culture; Soviet and post-Soviet cinema; war and images; 19th century visual culture and silent cinema, modernity and visual culture; cinema and the other arts; modern and postmodern European and American painting; photography; image studies; holocaust studies; witnessing and trauma studies; memory studies; 20th century modernism
Dr. Ulrike Hentschel
Professor, Institute of Theater Pedagogy, Berlin University of the Arts, Bundesallee 1-12, 10719 Berlin, Germany
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Interests: theatre as a subject in school; aesthetic education; contemporary theatre in education; performative education; art and praxeology; artistic research
Dr. Daniel Herwitz
Frederick G. L. Huetwell Professor of Comparative Literature, History of Art, Philosophy, and Art & Design, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
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Interests: aesthetics of film and media including new technologies, visual art, architecture, music; study of contemporary culture and politics; interest in the project of the essay
Dr. Marco Iuliano
Senior Lecturer, School of Architecture, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3BX, UK
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Interests: intersections between architecture and the visual arts (especially photography and cartography); contemporary architectural history and theory
Dr. Gurminder Kaur Bhogal
Associate Professor of Music, Department of Music, Wellesley College, 106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
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Interests: Maurice Ravel; Claude Debussy; Gabriel Fauré; Erik Satie; French modernism; fin de siècle; orientalism; music analysis
Dr. Nick Kaye
Professor of Performance Studies, College of Humanities, University of Exeter, Northcote House, The Queen’s Drive, Exeter EX4 4QJ, UK
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Interests: history of post-war experimental performance; relationship between theatre and the development of ideas and practices through distinct but related disciplines, including sculpture, architectural theory, conceptual and performance art; aspects of experimental music, installation, video art and video installation
Dr. John Klein
Professor of Art History and Archaeology, Director of Graduate Studies, Interim Chair, Department of Art History and Archaeology, Washington University in St. Louis, Campus Box 1189, One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130, USA
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Interests: modern and contemporary art history; portraiture; modernist decoration; modern and contemporary sculpture; modern art theory; museum history and theory
Dr. Karen Lang
1. Professor, History of Art Department, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7HS, UK
2. Slade Professor (2019–2020), Oxford University, Oxford OX1 2JD, UK
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Interests: modern German art and aesthetic theory; postwar American painting; ruins, monuments and commemoration; contemporary art
Dr. Margaretta Lovell
Jay D. McEvoy, Jr. Professor of American Art History, Department of History of Art, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
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Interests: 18th century American and British painting and decorative arts with an emphasis on artists, artisans, their markets, and their patrons; 19th century American painting (especially landscape painting) and aesthetic theory; transatlantic photography, painting, architecture, and design 1900 to the present
Dr. Marion Mäder
Privatdozentin, Institute of Musicology, University of Zurich, Florhofgasse 11, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland
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Interests: Jewish music; music in Israel; Chinese music; music of national minorities in People's Republic of China and in the Republic of China; gender-specific music education; ethnographic film; anthropology of media; cultural identity; ethnic popular music
Dr. Pietro C. Marani
Professor in Modern Art History and Museology, School of Design, Politecnico of Milan, Via Durando 38/A, Milan, Italy
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Interests: modern art history, from Renaissance to XIX century; Leonardo da Vinci art and science; history of collecting; museology; history of restoration
Dr. Jennifer Milam
Professor of Art History, Head of School of Culture and Communication, Faculty of Arts, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
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Interests: 18th century art; Rococo painting; garden history; Enlightenment culture; intellectual history and the visual
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Arts: Transatlantic Gardens and Enlightenment Ideas in American Art
Dr. Jenny E. Robb
Curator and Associate Professor, Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, The Ohio State University, Sullivant Hall, 1813 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
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Interests: cartoons; comic art; graphic novels
Dr. Holly Rogers
Senior Lecturer, Department of Music, Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross, London SE14 6NW, UK
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Interests: film music; video art; music and art; intermediality and new sonic media
Dr. Lois Rowe
Fine Art Programme Director, Wimbledon College of Arts, University of the Arts London, SW19 3QA London, UK
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Interests: art/politics; spirituality and art; empowerment in art and politics; the art object as sacred; the image reproduced; ironism; art and language; performance art and audience engagement
Dr. John Stanislav Sadar
Associate Professor of Architecture, Course Director of Architecture, Department of Architectural and Industrial Design, Faculty of Health, Arts and Design, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn (Melbourne), VIC 3122, Australia
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Interests: architectural technologies; atmosphere; materiality; healthy environments; environmental design; ecological design; history and theory of technology
Dr. Larry Silver
James & Nan Wagner Farquhar Professor Emeritus of History of Art, History of Art Department, School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
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Interests: painting and graphics of Northern Europe, particularly Germany and the Netherlands, during the era of Renaissance and Reformation
Dr. Matthew J. Smith
Professor and Director of the School of Communication, Radford University, Radford, VA 24142, USA
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Interests: fan cultures; comic cons; comic book history; superheroes; comics as a medium
Mr. G. W. Smith
Founder, Space Machines Corporation, 3443 Esplanade Avenue, Suite 438, New Orleans, LA 70119, USA
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Interests: art; arts and technology
Mr. Marco Sosa
Associate Professor, College of Arts and Creative Enterprises, Zayed University, Abu Dhabi, UAE
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Interests: How can architects instigate processes for generating architectural typologies as tools to empower and promote self sufficiency; exhibition design; interior design; design by making; photography as a tool for archiving modern architecture heritage; creative solutions, delivering products, and spatial proposals within United Arab Emirates community
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Arts: Contemporary Architecture from the 20th Century to the Present
Dr. Kathy Temin
Professor, Monash Art, Design and Architecture, Monash University, 900 Dandenong Rd, Caulfield East 3145, Victoria, Australia
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Interests: fine arts; spatial arts; contemporary art; minimalism; pop art and culture; 1960s and 1970s interior design; architecture; public art; holocaust studies; memorials monuments and remembrance
Dr. Carol L. Tilley
Associate Professor, School of Information Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL 61820-6211, USA
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Interests: comics; comics history; visual culture; children's book illustration
Dr. Virginia Gardner Troy
Associate Professor in Art, Department of Fine Art, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA 30149, USA
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Interests: 20th century textile design in Europe and America; Anni Albers; Appalachian weaving; early 20th century pictorial tapestry; ancient American art and architecture; modernist appropriation of ancient and non-Western art and culture; 20th century textile display; department store and museum collaborations in the 20th century
Dr. Alice Y. Tseng
Associate Professor of Japanese Art & Architecture, Chair, Department of History of Art & Architecture, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
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Interests: Japanese art and architecture; history of institutions; cultural revival and preservation; international and domestic expositions
Dr. Salomé Voegelin
Reader in Sound Arts, Member of CRiSAP, London College of Communication, University of the Arts London, London SE1 6SB, UK
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Interests: sound; music; art; listening; politics; ethics; materiality / immateriality; text; voice; performance
Dr. Andreas Waczkat
Professor for Historical Musicology, Department of Musicology, University of Göttingen, Kurze Geismarstr. 1, 37073 Göttingen, Germany
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Interests: music and cultural history of the 16th–18th centuries; historical music theory; historical musicology and digital humanities; Musica Baltica; music and musicology in post-totalitarian contexts; music and pietism
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