Vendryes, Margaret


Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education

    PhD Princeton University Art History 1997 
    MA Tulane University Art History 1992 
    AB Amherst College Fine Arts 1984 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience

    Wellesley Collge Lecturer Art History 2011-2013 
    Boston University Lecturer Art History 2009 
    York College, CUNY Associate Prof. Art History 2000-2007 
    Graduate Center, CUNY Associate Prof. Art History 2002-2007 
    Princeton University Visiting Lecturer Art & Archaeology 2000-2001 
    Amherst College Visiting Asst. Prof. Fine Arts & Black Studies 1999-2000 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience

  4. Non Academic Experience

    Place of EmploymentTitleDate
    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Scholar-in-Residence 1998-1999 
    Ohr- O’Keefe Museum of Art Guest Curator 2009-2011 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Associate Professor 2015- Present 
    Director, Fine Arts Gallery 2013- Present 
    Distinguished Lecturer, Fine Arts 2013-2015 
    Associate Professor 2000-2007 
    Assoc. Prof. Graduate Program in Art History 2002-2007 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:

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    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        Vendryes. "Jacqueline Herranz-Brooks - MALDITA PARED: Fotografía y Texto de Cuba/New York." International Review of African American Art. 25, No. 3 Spring 2015: 64-68.

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      2. Chapters in Books:

        Courgare and Reed. "Becoming Barthé: The Chicago Years, 1924-1930." Root, Branch and Blossom: Social Origins of Chicago’s New Negro Artists and Intellectuals. 2016: .

      3. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings

          Vendryes. "The Ecstasy of Resistance: M. Scott Johnson." Shadow Matter: The Rhythm of Structure/ Afro-Futurism to Afro-Surrealism. 2015: .

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        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Government Reports or Monographs
    4. Book Reviews:

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  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "The World Danced for Richmond Barthé” keynote speaker" December 2015: Detroit Institute of Arts, MI.

    "Margaret Rose Vendryes: The African Diva Project" July 2015: Childs Gallery, Boston, MA.

    "The Complete African Diva Project" January 2015: Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, Biloxi, MS.

    "Dancing Figures and Figures that Dance in African American Art" February 2015: Telfair Museum, Savannah, GA.

  9. Patents


  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:

      Vendryes. "Fo Wilson’s the baartman diaries." International Review of African American Art. fall 2015: .

    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    Distinquished Alumni Award, Association of Black Princeton University Alumni: 2015.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      CLT Search Committee Member: Spring 2014.

      Director/Curator Fine Arts Gallery: 2013-present.

      Communication Tech Faculty Search Comm. Member: Summer 2015.

    2. Service to the School

      Teaching member of Freshman Reader Program pilot Committee: Spring 2014 & Fall 2015.

      Lead member on Committee to acquire Clarence Irving Collection: September 2013 - ongoing.

      Liason for Bequest of Paintings by Elena Borestein: Spring 2015.

    3. Service to the College

      Director/ Curator of Fine Arts Gallery: August 2013 - ongoing.

      African Diva Project at YC Fine Arts Gallery, Curator and Artist: October - November 2013.

      Member of committee for the bequest of Victor Richards African Art Collection: October 2013.

      Member, 50th Anniversary Committee: 2015-2017.

      Consultant on preservation and conservation of York College public art works: ongoing.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. 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.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      FA 104 Introduction to Fine Arts 
      FA 106 WEB Cathedrals to Contemporary Fine Art and Art History 
      FA 101 WI Fundamentals of 2-D Art 
      FA 393 WI American Art to 1913 
      FA 477 WI Contemporary Art 
      FA 304 WI Film History I 
      FA 296 WI African Art 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Contemporary Art, Special Topics in Art History.

      Cathedrals to Contemporary Art and History, Full online course.

Vendryes, Margaret

Vendryes, Margaret
Associate Professor
Performing and Fine Arts