Mark Antliff

Mary Grace Wilson Professor of Art, Art History & Visual Studies

Education

  • Ph.D., Yale University 1990

  • M.A., Queen's University 1984

  • B.A., McGill University (Canada) 1981

Overview

Mark Antliff received his Ph.D. from Yale University and is author of Inventing Bergson: Cultural Politics and the Parisian Avant-Garde (1993) and Avant-Garde Fascism: The Mobilization of Myth, Art and Culture in France, 1909-1939 (2007) as well as co-author of Fascist Visions: Art and Ideology in France and Italy (with Matthew Affron, 1997), Cubism and Culture (with Patricia Leighten, 2001), and A Cubism Reader: Documents and Criticism 1906-1914 (with Patricia Leighten, 2008). His research and teaching interests focus on art in Europe before 1945, with special attention to cultural politics in all its permutations, as well as the interrelation of art and philosophy.

Expertise

19th-20th Century European Art, Theory & Criticism

Projects

My new book project, Sculpture Against the State: Anarchism and the Cosmopolitan Avant-Garde, examines how various forms of anarchism and related notions of aestheticized... read more »
The London-based avant-garde movement Vorticism, like its continental counterparts Cubism and Futurism and its English rival Bloomsbury was created by artists, poets, writers... read more »

Antliff, M. "Cubism." Encyclopedia of Europe, 1789-1914. Ed. J Merriman and J Winter. Macmillan Press, 2006.

Antliff, M. "Modernism." Historical Encyclopedia of World Fascism, edited by Cyprian Blamires. ABC-Clio Press, 2006.

Antliff, M. "Bergson." Encyclopedia of Europe, 1789-1914. Ed. J Merriman and J Winter. Macmillan Press, 2006.

Antliff, M. "Georges Sorel and the Anti-Enlightenment: Art, Politics, Ideology." Nationalism and French Visual Culture, 1870-1914: A Symposium. Ed. J Hargrove and N McWilliam. Yale University Press, 2005. 307-332.

Antliff, M, and Leighten, P. "Primitive." Critical Terms for Art History. Ed. RS Nelson and R Shiff. University of Chicago Press, 2003.

Antliff, M. "Modernism and Facism: French Fascist Aesthetics Between the Wars." Re-thinking Images Between the Wars: New Perspectives in Art History. Ed. O Hjort. Museum Tusculantum Press (Copenhagen), 2000. 13-45.

Antliff, M. "Creative Time: Bergson and European Modernism." Tempus Fugit. Ed. J Schall. Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, 2000. 35-65.

Antliff, M. "The Rhythms of Duration: Bergson and the Art of Matisse." The New Bergson. Ed. J Mullarkey. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1999. 184-208.

Antliff, M. "Bergson and Poltics and Aesthetics: Aestheticized Politics." The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics. Ed. M Kelly. Oxford University Press, 1998.

Antliff, M, and Affron, M. "Art and Fascist Ideology in France and Italy: An Introduction." Fascist Visions: Art and Ideology in France and Italy. Ed. M Atliff and M Affron. Princeton University Press, 1997.

Pages

Antliff, M. "Shaping Duration: Bergson and Modern Sculpture." EUROPEAN LEGACY-TOWARD NEW PARADIGMS 16.7 (2011): 899-918. Full Text

Antliff, M. "Sculpture against the State." Memoria e ricerca 33 (2010): 49-62.

Antliff, M, and Antliff, A. "Correspondence: Kenneth Roxroth to Hebert Read and George Woodcock." Chicago Review: Special Issue on Kenneth Rexroth (October 2006).

Antliff, M. "Fascism, modernism, and modernity." ART BULLETIN 84.1 (March 2002): 148-169. Full Text

Pages

Spring 2018

Arthist Methodology and Theory (ARTHIST 395S.01)
Smith Wrhs A266, W 11:45 AM-02:15 PM
Hst of Impressionism (ARTHIST 298.01)
Smith Wrhs A266, TuTh 03:05 PM-04:20 PM

Fall 2017

Methodology of Art Hst (ARTHIST 543S.01)
Smith Wrhs A290, Tu 01:25 PM-03:55 PM
Grant Writing and Prospectus (ARTHIST 723S.01)
Smith Wrhs A290, W 01:25 PM-03:55 PM

Fall 2015

Hst of Impressionism (ARTHIST 298.01)
East Duke 108, MW 03:05 PM-04:20 PM
Grant Writing and Prospectus (ARTHIST 723S.01)
Smith Wrhs 271, W 10:05 AM-12:35 PM

Spring 2015

Intro to History of Art (ARTHIST 102D.001)
East Duke 108, WF 10:05 AM-10:55 AM

Fall 2014

European Art 1900-1945 (ARTHIST 280.01)
East Duke 108, MW 03:05 PM-04:20 PM
Special Topics (ARTHIST 590S.01)
East Duke 204A, W 10:05 AM-12:35 PM

Spring 2014

Hst of Impressionism (ARTHIST 298.01)
East Duke 108, TuTh 10:05 AM-11:20 AM