Dr. Sanyal fosters a meaningful dialogue between theories and practices of art.
Sunanda K Sanyal
Professional Title: Professor of Art History and Critical Studies
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: Modern and contemporary art, non-Western art, critical theory.
Area of Work and Concentration at Lesley: Art History and Critical Studies
Representative List of Recent Courses Taught: "Arts of Africa"; "African-American Artists: The Harlem Renaissance through the Civil Rights Movement"; "Art History Theory and Methods"; "Scandalous Art"; "Representing Representation"; "Advanced Topics in Photography".
Education: PhD, Art History, Emory University (2000); MFA, Art History, Ohio University (1993); MFA, Visual Arts, University of California - San Diego (1990); BA, Liberal Arts, University of Calcutta, India (1985); Diploma in Fine Arts, Rabindra Bharati University, Calcutta, India (1982).
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Originally from India, Sunanda K. Sanyal is an art historian. He is interested in politics of representation and identity; representation and otherness; contemporary artists from former colonies in global discourses. Sanyal has chaired panels on contemporary artists of color at various conferences, including the College Art Association, the African Studies Association, the Arts Council of the African Studies Association, and the American Council of South and Southeast Asian Art. He is currently working on a book on South Asian artists in the United States.
Visit Sunanda's personal website: http://globalthek.com/
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