Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for the Humanities, 209
DegreesNew York University, Ph.D.
New York University, M.A.
Indiana University, B.A.
ExpertiseMedieval art and architecture.
|FA||30a||History of Art I: From Antiquity to the Middle Ages|
|FA||40b||The Formation of Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Art|
|FA||42b||The Age of Cathedrals|
|FA||143a||The Art of Medieval England|
|FA||145a||St. Peter's and the Vatican|
|FA||199a||Methods and Approaches in the History of Art|
Awards and Honors
Haskins Medal from the Medieval Academy of America (2008)
Otto Gruendler Book Prize from the International Congress on Medieval Studies (2007)
Guggenheim Fellowship (1985 - 1986)
J. Paul Getty Trust Grant (1985)
American Council of Learned Societies Grant-in-Aid (1982)
Center for Field Research Grant, excavations at Farfa (1981)
National Endowment for the Humanities Resarch Grant, excavations at Farfa, Italy (1980 - 1981)
Kress Foundation Grant, Excavations at Farfa (1979 - 1984)
Kress Foundation Art History Fellowship to Rome (1974 - 1976)
McClendon, Charles. ""Old Saint Peter's and the Iconoclastic Controversy"." Old Saint Peter's, Rome. Ed. Rosamond McKitterick, J. Osborne, a.o.. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2013 (forthcoming)
McClendon, Charles. ""Corvey Abbey" and "Pomposa Abbey"." The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art. 2013.
McClendon, Charles. "Book Review." Rev. of Churches in Early Medieval Ireland: Architecture, Ritual and Memory, by Tomás Ó Carragáin. Speculum vol. 87 2012: 586-588..
McClendon, Charles. "Book Review." Rev. of Compressed Meanings: The Donor’s Model in Medieval Art to around 1300, by Emanuel S. Klinkenberg. CAA.Reviews online February 2012
McClendon, Charles. "The Articulation of Sacred Space in the Synagogue and Christian Building at Dura-Europos." Dura-Europos: Crossroads of Antiquity. 1st ed. vol. Exhib. Catalogue Ed. Lisa R. Body and Gail L. Hoffman. Chestnut Hill, MA: McMullen Museum of Art, Boston College, 2011. 155-167.
McClendon, Charles. "Book Review." Rev. of SS. Vincenzo e Anastasio at Tre Fontane near Rome: History and Architecture of a Medieval Cistercian Abbey, by Joan E. Barclay. Speculum vol. 83 2008: 169-70.
McClendon,Charles. The Origins of Medieval Architecture:Building in Europe A.D. 600-900. Yale University Press, 2005.
McClendon,Charles. The Imperial Abbey of Farfa: Architectural Currents of the Early Middle Ages. Yale University Press, 1987.
McClendon,Charles. Rome and the Provinces: Studies in the Transformation of Art and Architecture in the Mediterranean World. New Haven Society of Archaeological Institute of A, 1986.