Susan Siegfried

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Denise Riley Collegiate Professor of the History of Art and Women's Studies

110 Tappan Hall 519 S. State St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1357

Office Location(s): 110 Tappan Hall
Office Hours: M 4-5pm & by appointment
Phone: 734.763.0776
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  • Affiliation(s)
    • Women's Studies
  • Fields of Study
    • Thematisation of gender
    • Social spaces for viewing art
    • Theoretical models of interpretation
  • About

    Susan L. Siegfried, Denise Riley Collegiate Professor of the History of Art and Women's Studies, received her Ph.D. from Harvard University.  Her research interests include the thematisation of gender, social spaces for viewing art, and theoretical models of interpretation.  She has published on European art of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and contributed to major exhibitions in her field.  She is currently completing  Ingres’s Imaginary; examining Ingres in the context of new imaginative paradigms informing artistic practice and responses to art in the early nineteenth century.  Her articles in press include “Femininity and the Hybridity of Genre Painting,” French Genre Painting in the Eighteenth Century, Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, Washington D. C., 2006, and “The Artifice of Antiquity: David’s Sappho and Phaon,” David after David, Clark Art Institute, 2007.

  • Education
    • PhD Harvard University
  • Selected Publications:
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