Performing and Fine Arts
Degree Institution Field Dates PhD Princeton University Art History 1997 MA Tulane University Art History 1992 AB Amherst College Fine Arts 1984
Areas of Expertise
- Art Historian
Books in Field Of Expertise
Margaret Rose Vendryes. Barthé, A Life in Sculpture. MS: University Press of Mississippi, 2008. 256.
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Vendryes. "Jacqueline Herranz-Brooks - MALDITA PARED: Fotografía y Texto de Cuba/New York." International Review of African American Art. 25, No. 3 Spring 2015: 5.
Vendryes. "Post Neo-Black Art." International Review of African American Art. Fall 2011: 9.
Chapters in Field Of Expertise
Courage and Reed. "Becoming Barthé: The Chicago Years, 1924-1930." Root, Branch and Blossom: Social Origins of Chicago’s New Negro Artists and Intellectuals. 2017: .
Refereed Proceedings in Field Of Expertise
Vendryes. "The Ecstasy of Resistance: M. Scott Johnson." Shadow Matter: The Rhythm of Structure/ Afro-Futurism to Afro-Surrealism. 23;4 2015: .
Vendryes. "Young, Gifted, and Black Between the Wars: Richmond Barthé’s Manhattan Years." Sculpture Review. 2011: .
Reviews in Field Of Expertise
"CHOICE" 2000- present: .
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" TRANScendence: an Exhibition of Emerging, Contemporary African American and Other Underrepresented Artists " June-August 2016: Montclair, NJ.
" The African Diva Project LIVE! " May-July 2016: No Longer Empty - Jameco Exchange.
" The World Danced for Richmond Barthé” keynote speaker " December 2015: Detroit Institute of Arts, MI.
" A River Depends on its Tributaries " September - October 2015: Seton Hall University.
" Margaret Rose Vendryes: The African Diva Project " July 2015: Childs Gallery, Boston, MA.
" Art & Soul of the Southeast Queens Community " April 2014 - September 2015: New York City Department of Transportation Art Program.
" “i found god in myself,” 40th Anniversary celebration of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls…, " September 2014-January 2015: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.
" Margaret Rose Vendryes – The Complete African Diva Project " December 2014-March 2015: Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, Biloxi, Mississippi.
" Bridging Boundaries: Redefining Diaspora " February - March 2014: Postcrypt Art Gallery, Columbia University.
" I Dreamed My People Were Calling " November 2012-January 2013: Rush Arts Gallery, New York.
Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
Distinquished Alumni Award, Association of Black Princeton University Alumni: 2015.
Bombay Sapphire Artisans Series, Boston Regional Finalist: 2011.
Center for the Humanities Mellon Grant, CUNY: 2003-04.
Faculty Publications Program Grant, CUNY: 2003.
Research Foundation of CUNY Grant: 2003-04.
Scholar Incentive Award, CUNY: 2003-04.
American Association of University Women Fellowship: 2003-04.
Anyone Can Fly Foundation Professional Scholars Grant: 2002-03.
Irene Diamond Research Fellowship: 1998-99.
National Endowment for the Humanities Research Fellowship: 1998-99.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Trustee, Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art Board, NY, NY: 2014- 2017.
Director, Association of Princeton Graduate Alumni Board: 2015-2018.
Guest Curator, Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning: 2013-2015.