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Art History Humanities and Sciences BFA Visual & Critical Studies


BA, University of Illinois, Chicago; MFA, Claremont McKenna College; MA, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

Curatorial work includes

"Sigmund Freud Antiquities: Fragments from a Buried Past," Freud Museum, London; "Madness in America: Cultural and Medical Perceptions of Mental Illness Before 1914," University of Pennsylvania; "Art After Einstein," New York Academy of Sciences; "Sacred Geometry and Secular Science," Loyola University Museum of Art

Books include

Exploring the Invisible: Art, Science, and the Spiritual; Searching for Certainty: Art, Mathematics, and the Mystical; editor, Dreams 1900-2000: Art, Science, and the Unconscious Mind

Awards include

Gradiva Prize, National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis; Book of the Year, London Times