Title

Associate Professor of Fine Arts

Degree

Ph.D., New York University

Field of Specialty

Art History. Modernism: European art from the French Revolution to World War II, and American art in the early 20th century.

Contact Information

Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for the Humanities 210
781-736-2664
scott@brandeis.edu

Nancy J Scott

Current project: Critical Lives: Georgia O'Keeffe, a biography.

Ongoing research: Collecting Turner in America: Auctions and Audiences, 1876-1920

The Slave Ship of J. M.W. Turner: Patrons, Markets and Legacy.


Augustus Saint-Gaudens in New York and Boston--
Patronage of the Sherman Monument and the Shaw Memorial.

Publications

Scott, Nancy J. Georgia O'Keeffe. London: Reaktion Books, 2015. (forthcoming)

Scott, Nancy J, ed. Twelve + Sculptures: with the collaboration of Brandeis Fine Arts students.. Waltham, MA: BookSmart, 2013.

Scott, Nancy J.. "Vincenzo Vela e il Vittoriano di Roma. Ideali e contraddizioni di un monumento nazionale." Casa d’Artisti, Quaderni del Museo Vincenzo Vela (2013).

Scott, Nancy J. ""When the Unthinkable Happens: Fault LInes and Horizon Lines at the Rose Art Museum"." A Handbook for Academic Museums: Beyond Exhibitions and Education. First ed. vol. II Ed. Jandl, Stefanie S. and Gold, Mark S.. Edinburgh & Boston: MuseumsETC, 2012. 552-591.

Scott, Nancy J. "Dove/ O'Keeffe: Circles of Influence." Rev. of Dove/ O'Keeffe: Circles of Influence, by Debra Bricker Balken. CAA Reviews Online vol. CAA April 7, 2010

Scott, Nancy. ""America's First Public Turner: How Ruskin sold The Slave Ship to New York"." British Art Journal X, no 3. (Winter/Spring 2010) (2010): 69-77.

Scott, Nancy J. "European and American Modernism: Mapping Coordinates." The Rose Art Museum Collection Catalogue. Ed. Michael Rush. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2009

Scott, Nancy J. "Dear Home: A Sculptor's View from Rome, 1867-71: The Unpublished Letters of Anne Whitney." Sculpture Journal 17, No. 1. Spring 2008 (2008): 19-35.

Scott, Nancy J. ""Submerged: Arthur Dove's Going Fishin' and its Hidden History." Word & Image 23. April-June 2007 (2007): 138-155.

Scott, Nancy J and Gross, Anita. Peter Grippe: Myth, Movement and Metaphor. 2006 ed. Waltham, Massachusetts: Rose Art Museum, 2006.

Scott, Nancy J, A cura di Gianna A. Mina. Vincenzo Vela e l'America [Vela and America]. Bundesamt fur Kultur, Bern Switzerland, 2006.

Scott, Nancy J, Hauptman, William. Charles Gleyre 1806-74. 1980. Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York.

Courses Taught

ECON/FA 87a Economics and the Arts
FA 18b History of Art II: From the Renaissance to the Modern Age
FA 57a Paris/New York: Revolutions of Modernism
FA 58a Modern Sculpture As Public Art
FA 86b Museum Studies
FA 155a Impressionism: Avant-Garde Rebellion in Context
FA 156b Postimpressionism and Symbolism, 1880-1910
FA 157a Georgia O'Keeffe and Stieglitz Circle
FA 158b Picasso and Matisse
FA 192a Studies in Modern and Contemporary Art
FA 197b Methods and Approaches in the History of Art