FREE ELECTRONIC LIBRARY - Dissertations, online materials

Pages:   || 2 |

«EDUCATION YALE UNIVERSITY, New Haven, CT • Ph.D. History of Art, 1994 o Dissertation: “Arsenals of Art: The Patronage of Pope Pius VI and the End ...»

-- [ Page 1 ] --


Professor and Chair of Academic Programs

Bard Graduate Center

18 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024

Tel. (212) 501-3082 Fax: (212) 501-3093

email: collins@bgc.bard.edu



• Ph.D. History of Art, 1994

o Dissertation: “Arsenals of Art: The Patronage of Pope Pius VI and the End of the Ancien

Régime” George L. Hersey, advisor (Blanshard Dissertation Prize)

o General Examinations:

§༊ Italian Painting, 17th-18th centuries §༊ Italian Architecture, 17 th -18th centuries §༊ Reception of Ancient Sculpture, 15 th -18th centuries §༊ American Decorative Arts and Material Culture, 17th century

• M.Phil. History of Art, 1991

• M.A. History of Art, 1990

• B.A. Summa cum laude. American Studies, with Distinction in the Major, 1985 o Thesis: “Religion and Politics in West New Jersey: The Keithian Controversy, 1691-1702” UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE, Cambridge, U.K.

• M.A. History of Art, 1994

• B.A. (First-class Honours). History of Art, 1987 o Thesis: “The Life and Architecture of R. R. Rowe (1824-99)”

o Tripos Examinations:

§༊ The Patronage of Louis XIV at Versailles §༊ British Romantic Painting and Sculpture §༊ Architecture in Britain, France, and Germany, 1750-1850


PROFESSOR, Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY, 2004-present (Chair of Academic Programs 2012-) AFFILIATE PROFESSOR of Art History, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 2005-2012 ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR of Art History and ADJUNCT ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR of Romance Languages and Literature, University of Washington, 2001-04 ASSISTANT PROFESSOR of Art History, University of Washington, 1994-2001


2010 Getty Scholar, Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles 2009 National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship 2001-02 American Philosophical Society Sabbatical Fellowship 2000-01 Royalty Research Fund Award, University of Washington Collins c.v. 11/14, p. 2 2000 Gladys Krieble Delmas Grant for Independent Research in the Veneto 1999-2000 Society of Scholars, Walter Chapin Simpson Center for the Humanities 1999 Teaching Fellowship, Walter Chapin Simpson Center for the Humanities 1996-97 Rome Prize, American Academy in Rome 1996 Royalty Research Scholarship 1995 Frances Blanshard Dissertation Prize, Yale University 1993-94 Andrew W. Mellon Dissertation Fellowship 1992-93 Fulbright Grant, Rome, Italy 1992 Edward Maverick Scholarship, Attingham Summer School on the British Country House 1991-92 Yale University Fellowship 1990-91 John Marshall Phillips Fellowship, Yale University 1988-90 Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in the Humanities 1988 Henry S. McNeil Fellowship (Honorary), Yale University 1987 Honorary Scholarship, Clare College, Cambridge 1985-87 Clare-Mellon Fellowship, University of Cambridge

–  –  –

2009 Pedro Friedeberg, ed. Déborah Holtz and Juan Carlos Mena, essays by James Oles and Jeffrey Collins. Mexico City: Trilce Ediciones, 2009 (Published in conjunction with the exhibition Pedro Friedeberg: arquitecto de confusiones impecables, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, October 2009 - January 2010)

Co-contributor (30,000 words):

• “A través de la ventana: Pedro Friedeberg y la arquitectura sublime / Through the Window: Pedro Friedeberg’s Sublime Architecture,” pp. 245-344

–  –  –

Book chapters and articles [2017] “‘Fleets of little gilded vessels’: Global Commerce and Religious Exchange (with Meredith Martin). In The Global Republic of Sacred Things: The Circulation of Religious Art in the Early Modern World, ed. Christine Göttler and Mia Mochizuki, forthcoming.

[2017] “Sites and Sightseers: Art, Education, and Travel in Early Modern Rome,” in A Companion to Early Modern Rome, 1492-1692, ed. Simon Ditchfield, Pamela M. Jones, and Barbara Wisch, forthcoming.

[2017] “Visual Representations.” In A Cultural History of Furniture: The Age of Exploration, 1500-1700, ed. Christina Anderson and Elizabeth Carroll Consavari. London:

Bloomsbury, forthcoming.

[2017] “The Public Setting.” In A Cultural History of Furniture: The Age of Enlightenment, 1700-1800, ed. Sylvain Cordier. London: Bloomsbury, forthcoming.

[2015] “Pedagogy in Plaster: Ercole Lelli and Benedict XIV’s Gipsoteca at Bologna’s Instituto delle Scienze e delle Arti.” In Benedict XIV and the Enlightenment: Art, Science, and

Spirituality, ed. Phil Gavitt, Christopher M. S. Johns, and Rebecca Messbarger. Toronto:

University of Toronto Press, forthcoming.

2014 “Rank and Display: The Papal Model.” In Display of Art in the Roman Palace, 1550ed. Gail Feigenbaum, with Francesco Freddolini, pp. 73-75. Los Angeles: Getty Research Institute, 2014.

–  –  –

2008 “Marshaling the Muses: The Vatican’s Pio-Clementino Museum and the Greek Ideal,” Studies in the Decorative Arts 16, no. 1 (Fall-Winter 2008-2009, special issue ed. Jeremy Aynsley, Pat Kirkham, and Penny Sparke), pp. 35-63.

2006 “Power and Art at Casino Borghese: Scipione, Gianlorenzo, Maffeo.” In La imagen política [The Political Image]: XXV Coloquio Internacional de Historia del Arte, ed.

Cuauhtémoc Medina, pp. 243-283. Mexico City: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Istituto de Investigaciones Estéticas, 2006.

2001 “What’s Love Got to Do With It? Passion, Creativity, and the Cinematic Construction of Baroque Art.” In Amor y desamor en las artes [Love and Disaffection in the Arts]: XXIII Coloquio Internacional de Historia del Arte, ed. Arnulfo Herrera Curiel, pp. 27-55.

Mexico City: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Istituto de Investigaciones Estéticas, 2001.

2000 “The Gods’ Abode: Pius VI and the Invention of the Vatican Museum.” In The Impact of Italy: The Grand Tour and Beyond, edited by Clare Hornsby, 173-94. London: The British School at Rome, 2000.


• Times Literary Supplement, 25 May 2001

• Adrienne Ward, “Reflections and Refractions of Italy in Britain,” EighteenthCentury Studies 35:4 (2002), 656-59 at 659

• John Wilton-Ely, “Classic Ground’: Britain, Italy, and the Grand Tour,” Eighteenth-Century Life 28:1 (2004), 136-65 at 147-48

• Journal of Modern Italian Studies 10:2 (2005), pp. 183-99 at 195 2000 “Obelisks as Artifacts in Early Modern Rome: Collecting the Ultimate Antiques.” In Viewing Antiquity: The Grand Tour, Antiquarianism, and Collecting, ed. Louis Marchesano and Carole Paul, Ricerche di Storia dell’Arte 72 (2000), pp. 49-68.

2000 “In Vino Vanitas? Death and the Cellarette in Empire New York.” In American Artifacts:

Essays in Material Culture, ed. Jules D. Prown and Kenneth Haltman, pp. 46-69. East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press, 2000.

2000 “Tommaso Maria Conca” [artist’s biography and object entry]. In Art in Rome in the Eighteenth Century, ed. Edgar P. Bowron and Joseph J. Rishel (catalogue of an Exhibition in Philadelphia and Houston), pp. 494-95. London: Merrill, 2000.

2000 “Obelisk Designs by Giovanni Stern,” The Burlington Magazine 142, no. 1163 (February 2000), pp. 90-100.

1997 “Non Tenuis Gloria: The Quirinal Obelisk from Theory to Practice,” Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome 42 (1997), pp. 187-245.

–  –  –

Reviews 2013 The English Prize: The Capture of the Westmorland, An Episode of the Grand Tour, ed.

María Dolores Sánchez-Jáuregi and Scott Wilcox [New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2012; catalogue of an exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology and the Yale Center for British Art], caa.reviews, published 10/13 [http://www.caareviews.org/reviews/2181].

2013 Alden Cavanagh and Michael E. Yonan, eds., The Cultural Aesthetics of EighteenthCentury Porcelain [Farnham, Surrey, and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2010], Winterthur Portfolio 47:1 (Spring 2013), pp. 109-110.

2011 Nigel Aston, Art and Religion in Eighteenth-Century Europe [London: Reaktion Books, 2009], Journal of Modern History 83, no. 2 (June 2011), pp. 394-396.

2008 Emma Barker, Greuze and the Painting of Sentiment [Cambridge and New York:

Cambridge University Press, 2005], in review essay “Style and Society: Painting in Eighteenth-Century France,” Eighteenth-Century Studies 41, no. 4 (Summer 2008), pp.


2008 Mary Tavener Holmes, Nicholas Lancret: Dance Before a Fountain [Los Angeles: Getty Museum Studies on Art, 2006], in “Style and Society: Painting in Eighteenth-Century France,” Eighteenth-Century Studies 41, no. 4 (Summer 2008), pp. 568-574.

2008 Melissa Hyde, Making Up the Rococo: François Boucher and his Critics [Los Angeles:

Getty Research Institute, 2006], in “Style and Society: Painting in Eighteenth-Century France,” Eighteenth-Century Studies 41, no. 4 (Summer 2008), pp. 568-574.

2008 Jennifer D. Milam, Fragonard’s Playful Paintings: Visual Games in Rococo Art [Manchester: Manchester Univ. Press, 2007], in “Style and Society: Painting in Eighteenth-Century France,” Eighteenth-Century Studies 41, no. 4 (Summer 2008), pp.


2008 Edgar Peters Bowron and Peter Björn Kerber, Pompeo Batoni: Prince of Painters in Eighteenth-Century Rome [New Haven and London: Yale University Press, in association with the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2007; catalogue of an exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston], caa.reviews, published 4/08 [http://www.caareviews.org/reviews/1105].

2007 Viccy Coltman, Fabricating the Antique: Neoclassicism in Britain, 1760-1800 [Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2006], in Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2007.05.39 [http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/bmcr/2007/2007-05-39.html].

–  –  –

2006 Il Tempio Vaticano 1694: Carlo Fontana, ed. Giovanna Curcio, with contributions by C.

Baglione, A. Bruschi, F. Camerota, F. Coarelli, S. De Blaauw, N. Grillitsch, H. Hager, T.

Marder, S. McPhee, C. Tessari, C. Thoenes [Milan: Electa, 2003], Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 65, no. 2 (June 2006), pp. 308-10.

2005 Watteau et la Fête Galante [Paris: Réunion de Musées Nationaux, 2004; catalogue of an exhibition at the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Valenciennes], Eighteenth-Century Studies 38, no. 4 (Summer 2005), pp. 691-96.

2002 Athanasius Kircher, S. J.: Il Museo del Mondo, ed. Eugenio Lo Sardo [Rome: Edizioni de Luca, 2001; catalogue of an exhibition at Palazzo di Venezia, Rome], Kunstchronik 12 (December 2002), pp. 596-602.

2001 Canaletto: Prima Maniera, ed. Bożena Anna Kowalczyk [Milan: Electa, 2001; catalogue of an exhibition at Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice], in “Venetian Visions,” EighteenthCentury Studies 35, no. 1 (Autumn 2001), pp. 101-08.

2001 Bernardo Bellotto: 1722-1780, ed. Bożena Anna Kowalczyk and Monica da Cortà Fumei [Milan: Electa, 2001; catalogue of an exhibition at Museo Correr, Venice, and Museum of Fine Arts, Houston], in “Venetian Visions,” Eighteenth-Century Studies 35, no. 1 (Autumn 2001), pp. 101-08.

2001 Making a Prince’s Museum: Drawings for the Late-Eighteenth-Century Redecoration of

the Villa Borghese, by Carole Paul, with an essay by Alberta Campitelli [Los Angeles:

Getty Research Institute, 2000; catalogue of an exhibition at the Getty Research Institute], Eighteenth-Century Studies 34, no. 2 (Winter 2001), pp. 280-85.

2000 Porcelain Stories: From China to Europe, by Julie Emerson, Jennifer Chen, and Mimi Gardner Gates [Seattle: Seattle Art Museum, 2000; catalogue of an exhibition at the Seattle Art Museum], Eighteenth-Century Studies 34, no. 1 (Autumn 2000), pp. 115-20.

1999 Donato Creti: Melancholy and Perfection, ed. Eugenio Riccòmini and Carla Bernardini, in cooperation with Keith Christiansen [Milan: Olivares, 1998; catalogue of an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York], Eighteenth-Century Studies 32, no. 4 (Summer 1999), pp. 570-73.

1997 Grand Tour: The Lure of Italy in the Eighteenth Century, ed. Andrew Wilton and Ilaria Bignamini [London: Tate Gallery Publishing, 1996; catalogue of an exhibition at the Tate Gallery, London, and the Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome], Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 56, no. 4 (December 1997), pp. 499-502.

–  –  –

Books in preparation

• From Muses to Museums: Antiquarian Culture in Enlightenment Rome

• Megalithomania: Obelisks in the Western Imagination

• Giulio Carpioni (1613-78) in the Realm of Hypnos Book chapters/articles in preparation • “Revealing History: St. Peter and the Pallia” • “A Modest Proposal: Giuseppe Valadier’s Temporary Tomb for Pius VI at St. Peter’s” • “‘A World of Wonders’: Domenico Remps and the Art of Trompe-l’oeil” • “Canova’s Pius VI at Prayer: Visualizing Piety in Restoration Rome” • “Capuchin Saints and the Catholic Enlightenment at San Lorenzo Nuovo”


[2014] Sydney, Australia: David Nichol Smith Seminar in Eighteenth-Century Studies XV, University of

Sydney (Ideas and Enlightenment: The Long Eighteenth Century). Keynote lecture:

“From Ditch to Nitch: Making the Vatican Museum” 2014 Greenwich, CT, Bruce Museum: “From Italy to England: Furniture Designs by William Kent” 2014 New York, NYU Institute of Fine Arts: “Museums and the Cult of Neoclassicism” 2013 San Diego Museum of Art: “More is More: Piranesi and Design” (symposium for exhibition “Piranesi, Rome, and the Arts of Design”) 2012 Bern, Institute of Art History, University of Bern: “Interior Designs: Imagining the Museum in Eighteenth-Century Italy” 2012 Paris, INHA/BGC rencontre “Du projet à l’objet: une approche critique de l’histoire du vêtement”: “Cornelis Troost: Fashioning Satire in Eighteenth-Century Holland” 2010 Los Angeles, Getty Research Institute: “Marshaling the Muses at the Museo Pio-Clementino:

Project Update” 2009 Malibu, Getty Villa Colloquium on The Taste for the Antique in Early Modern Europe (March):

Pages:   || 2 |

Similar works:

«The Council of the Village of East Riverside Kingshurst wishes to express it’s thanks to the Province of New Brunswick and the Federal Government through the New Brunswick Bicentennial Commission for their financial assistance in making the compilation and printing of this document possible. I wish to express my gratitude to all those who gave so willingly and generously of their time, their memories and their photographs in aiding me in my search of the past. A great portion of this...»

«PERSONAJES DEL SUR (GÜÍMAR): SOR JESÚS MARÍA DE SAN JOSÉ ÁLVAREZ DE CASTRO (1774-1861), ÚLTIMA RELIGIOSA AGUSTINA RECOLETA DEL MONASTERIO 1 DE SAN ANDRÉS Y SANTA MÓNICA DEL REALEJO BAJO OCTAVIO RODRÍGUEZ DELGADO (Cronista Oficial de Güímar) [blog.octaviordelgado.es] Aunque a priori parezca que la vida de una humilde monja recoleta poco puede aportar a la historia de nuestros pueblos, si se lee con detenimiento la biografía de Sor Jesús María de San José Álvarez de Castro se...»

«2012/13 POSTGRADUATE CERTIFICATE| DIPLOMA | MASTERS CULTURE DIASPORA ETHNICITY Handbook Full-Time & Year 1 DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOSOCIAL STUDIES SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES, HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY Handbook Contents Introduction 4 Programme Staff 5 Department Address 9 Student Support 10 Virtual Learning Environment/Moodle 10 Student-Staff Exchange Committee 10 Term Dates 11 Fees 11 Birkbeck Library 12 University of London Senate House Library 12 Computing and Communication 12 Class Times 12...»

«Combat, Memory and Remembrance in Confederation Era Canada: The Hidden History of the Battle of Ridgeway, June 2, 1866 Peter Wronski (Peter Vronsky) A thesis submitted in conformity with the requirements For the degree of Doctor of Philosophy Department of History University of Toronto © Copyright by Peter Wronski (2011) Peter Wronski (Peter Vronsky) Ph.D. program, 2011 Department of History, University of Toronto ABSTRACT Combat, Memory and Remembrance in Confederation Era Canada: the hidden...»

«Terrible Silence, Eternal Silence A Consideration of Dinah’s Voicelessness in the Text and Interpretive Traditions of Genesis 34 Caroline Blyth Doctor of Philosophy The University of Edinburgh 2008 I declare that I, Caroline Blyth, have composed this thesis, that it is entirely my own work, and that it has not been submitted for any other degree or professional qualification. Silence can be a plan rigorously executed The blueprint to a life It is a presence it has a history a form Do not...»

«Denver Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit July 06, 2015 History Colorado. Stephen H. Hart Research Center 1200 Broadway Denver, Colorado, 80203 303-866-2305 cosearch@state.co.us Denver Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs Table of Contents Summary Information Historical Note Scope and Content Administrative Information Controlled Access Headings General note Collection Inventory Denver Federation of Women's Clubs Colorado State...»

«Guide to Processed Collections in the University Archives Introduction The Brigham Young University Archives preserves records documenting the history of the university and its people as well as their impact on the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and society. This guide describes the processed collections housed by the University Archives. A processed collection is one that has been rehoused and carefully described with either a catalog record or a finding aid or, in many cases,...»

«REPORT Third mission to Nokalakevi Nokalakevi archaeological-architectural complex Senaki district Georgia April 2012 English edition The Directorate for Cultural Heritage is responsible for the management of all archaeological and architectural monuments and sites and cultural environments in accordance with relevant legislation. We are responsible for ensuring that a representative selection of monuments and sites from all periods is preserved for present and future generations. The selection...»

«© 2001 The Society for the Social History of Medicine Who's Afraid of Susan Sontag? or, the Myths and Metaphors of Cancer Reconsidered By BARBARA CLOW* SUMMARY: Susan Sontag's book, Illness as Metaphor, has framed our understanding of the relationship between disease metaphors and illness experiences in modern Western society. Downloaded from http://shm.oxfordjournals.org/ at National Cheng Kung University Library on May 21, 2013 Her view that metaphors can render diseases socially as well as...»

«MILL ROAD HISTORY PROJECT BUILDING REPORT 81a Mill Road, Cambridge, PART I Cambridge Union Workhouse (1838–1930) Cambridgeshire County Infirmary (1930‒1939) Ian Bent with Allan Brigham MILL ROAD HISTORY PROJECT: BUILDING REPORT 81a Mill Road (Ditchburn Place) The Mill Road History Project was officially launched in 2013 under the umbrella of Mill Road Bridges1 to study the heritage of Mill Road, Cambridge, its buildings (residential, commercial and industrial), institutions and community....»

«P H D THESES THE FICTIONS OF EKPHRASIS. (THEORETICAL, HISTORICAL AND DISCIPLINARY SHIFTS IN THE THEORETICAL DISCOURSES OF EKPHRASIS) MILIÁN-BOGYAI RÉKA ORSOLYA CONSULTANT: ODORICS FERENC, PHD. SZEGED, 2009 2 The Topic of the Dissertation Although it is evident that the term ekphrasis has its origins in the Antiquity (it is first mentioned by Dionysios of Halicarnassos, but it very rarely appears before the 3-4th century A. D.) and till its revival at the end of the 20th century it has emerged...»

«Sage Thrasher (Oreoscoptes montanus) Introduction Sage thrasher (Oreoscoptes montanus) appears to be stable or increasing in much of its range. Sage thrashers can likely persist with moderate grazing and other land management activities that maintain sagebrush cover, tall vigorous shrubs, and the quality and integrity of native vegetation. Sage thrashers are vulnerable where sagebrush habitats are severely degraded or converted to annual grasslands or to other land uses. There is a high...»

<<  HOME   |    CONTACTS
2016 www.dissertation.xlibx.info - Dissertations, online materials

Materials of this site are available for review, all rights belong to their respective owners.
If you do not agree with the fact that your material is placed on this site, please, email us, we will within 1-2 business days delete him.