Talk with Christine Mehring
Lavine Lecture: Talk with Christine Mehring
May 08, 2007
Bartos Theatre, MIT
Christine Mehring is an Assistant Professor of the History of Art at Yale University in New Haven. She received her BA from the University of Lüneberg, Germany, her Master's from State University of New York at Stony Brook in Art History and Criticism and another from Harvard University, Fine Arts, where she also completed her PhD.
Mehring works on 20th century European art and photography, postwar American art, and contemporary art. She is completing a book on the German abstract painter Blinky Palermo, co-editing an anthology of postwar European art, and working on a study of abstraction and decoration in the 20th century.