Art Critic Dr. Jeanette Zwingenberger visits SUNY New Paltz

Wednesday, December 5, 2007


Curator, critic and author, Dr. Jeanette Zwingenberger will present a lecture titled The Human Landscape – the artistic visions of anthropomorphic landscapes as a dialogue between historical and contemporary artworks, exploring embodiment and the interaction between the human body and the natural environment.

Dr. Zwingenberger has organized several related exhibitions including Human-Landscape: Artistic Visions of Anthropomorphic Landscapes; and Transformations – Bodyspaces. Since 1998 she has written for several newspapers including Die Neue Züricher Zeitung, Die Welt and O’Oeil; and was a correspondent for France for ART Das Kunstmagazin. Dr. Zwingenberger’s publications include Hans Holbein the Younger: The Shadow of Death; Vanités; and Egon Schiele among others. She has also contributed to several exhibition catalogues. Dr. Zwingenberger has taught at universities in Europe and Chicago and recently organized the seminar, Bodies: Geography of the World, at the Collège International de Philosophie in Paris.

The Art Lecture Series is sponsored by the Student Art Alliance, a funded member of the Student Association.

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