Visual Arts Publications


Examining art not only in its practical application but also from art theory perspectives of gender, politics, history and location, the Visual Arts Publications aligns analysis of both past and contemporary works with current, multidisciplinary themes.


Submissions from 2024


Trevor Paglen's Border Abstractions in the Age of Machine Vision, Sarah Bassnett


Retrieving images from tarnished daguerreotypes using X-ray fluorescence imaging with an X-ray micro beam with tunable energy, Tsun-Kong Sham, Y. Zou Finfrock, Qunfeng Xiao, Renfei Feng, and Sarah Bassnett

Submissions from 2023


Family, Diaspora, and the Politics of Care in Griselda San Martin’s The Wall , 2015-16, Sarah Bassnett


Rescue Politics: Richard Mosse’s Thermal Imaging and the Containment of Migration, Sarah Bassnett


Photography and 21st-Century Migration, Sarah Bassnett and Blessy Augustine

Submissions from 2021


The Retablos of Teabo and Mani: The Evolution of Renaissance Altars in Colonial Yucatán, C. Cody Barteet

Submissions from 2020


Undocumented Migration and Political Community in Susan Meiselas's Crossings Photographs, Sarah Bassnett

Submissions from 2015


Greek at Chartres, William S. A. Dale

Documents from 2010


Some Adaptations of Relativity in the 1920s and the Birth of Abstract Architecture, John G. Hatch Jr

Submissions from 2009

Archive and Affect in Contemporary Photography, Sarah Bassnett

Francis Alÿs: Fabiola, Stephanie Rogerson

Revolutionizing Autobiography, Stephanie Rogerson


Reconsidering the 'Obscene': The Massa Marittma Mural, Matthew Ryan Smith


Songs of the Self: Slightly Unbalanced, Matthew Ryan Smith

Submissions from 2008

From Public Relations to Art: Exhibiting Frances Benjamin Johnston's Hampton Institute Photographs, Sarah Bassnett


Picturing the Professionalization of Planning in Canada, 1901-1927, Sarah Bassnett

El Lissitzky's Study for "Proun" 8 Stellungen (1923), John G. Hatch

Giacomo Balla's Linea di Velocita (1913), John G. Hatch


Without Words You Spoke: Early Snapshot Photography and Queer Representation, Stephanie Rogerson

Dale Chihuly: The Chandeliers and Other Critical Insight into His Work, Matthew Ryan Smith


The Cut in Collage: Pollock, Fontana, Matta-Clark, Ono, Matthew Ryan Smith

Submissions from 2004


Desire, Heavenly Bodies, and a Surrealist's Fascination with the Celestial Theatre, John G. Hatch

Documents from 2003


On the Various Trappings of Daniel Spoerri, John G. Hatch Jr

Submissions from 2002

Cindy Sherman, John G. Hatch

Robert Rauschenberg, John G. Hatch