Presidential Lectures: Svetlana Alpers: CV
Brief Curriculum Vitae
Radcliffe College, B.A. 1957
Harvard University, Ph.D., 1965 in Fine Arts
Assistant, Associate, and then Professor of the History of Art, University of California, Berkeley 1962-94
Professor Emerita (and Professor in the Graduate School 1994-98) University of California, Berkeley 1994-
FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS:
Phi Beta Kappa
Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, 1957-8
Kathryn-McHale Fellowship, AAUW, 1961-2
Guggenheim Fellowship, 1972-3
Fellow, Center for Advanced Studies in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, 1975-6
ACLS Fellowship, 1978-79
Visiting Fellow, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study, Wassenaar, 1979
Member, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, 1979-80
Distinguished Teaching Award, Berkeley, 1986
Visiting Scholar, Getty Center for the History of Art and the Humanities, Santa Monica, California, 1987-88
Director of Studies, Ecoles des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris, 1991
Fellow, Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin, 1992-93
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES (Partial List):
Member, Board of Directors, CAA, 1971-6
Member, Advisory Board, Women's Caucus for Art, 1974-7
Member, U.S. National Committee on the History of Art, 1975- .
Representative of the Visual Arts, Council of the Renaissance Society of America, 1976-9
Member, Museums and Historical Organizations Panel, NEH, 1976-9
Consultant, National Public Radio, 1976-80
Publications Committee, J. Paul Getty Trust, 1984-7
Senior Fellowships Committee, J. Paul Getty Trust, 1987-90
Board of Advisers, CASVA, 1989-93
Consultant, Museum for African Art, New York, 1993-4
Western Center Executive Council, AAAS 1995-
Board of Advisors, Art Bulletin 1995-
EditorThe Raritan Review
Board of EditorsWord and Image
International Advisory Board, Art History
Advisory Board, History of the Human Sciences
Advisory Board,Science in Context
The Decoration of the Torre de la Parada, Corpus Rubenianum Ludwig Burchard, Brussels-London, 1971.
The Art of Describing: Dutch Art in the Seventeenth Century, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1983.
Rembrandt's Enterprise: The Studio and the Market, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1988.
Tiepolo and the Pictorial Intelligence, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1994 (with Michael Baxandall). French, German, Italian, 1996.
The Making of Rubens, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1995. French translation, 1996.
Last updated on November 24, 1998.
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