Cynthia Bland

Ph.D.
School of Art and Design

Office: 323F Applied Arts
Phone: 715/232-1387
Email: blandc@uwstout.edu

Education

  •  Ph.D. Art History
    • University of Iowa
    • Dissertation: Inspiration, Innovation, and Emotion: The Early Religious Paintings of Eugène Delacroix
    • 2002
  • M.A. Art History
    • University of Iowa
    • Thesis: Delacroix's 'Agony in the Garden' from the Salon of 1827-28.
    • 1998
  • B.A. Art History and Theology
    • University of Saint Thomas
    • Magna Cum Laude
    • 1995

Courses Taught

  • Survey of Art: Ancient to Medieval
  • Survey of Art: Renaissance to Modern
  • 19th-Century Art
  • Modern Art
  • Art Since 1950
  • Art and Controversy
  • Japanese Art and Culture
  • Introduction to Non-Western Art
  • Gender and Art
  • Survey of Art: Renaissance to Modern (on-line delivery)
  • Fitness Yoga

Publications


  • From Divine to Human: The Transfiguration of Christ in Delacroix's Agony in the Garden
    • Bulletin da la Société des Amis du Musée National Eugène Delacroix
    • 2009

National and International Presentations


  • Imitation, Inversion, and Identity in Kimiko Yoshida's New Photographic Series
    • Athens Institute: International Conference on Visual and Performing Arts
    • 2012
  • Panel Chair: Music
    • Athens Institute: International Conference on Visual and Performing Arts
    • 2012
  • Gender, Visual Culture, and Costume in the Meeting of Occident and Orient
    • Costume Society of America
    • 2009
  • Delacroix's Agony: Religious Crisis in 19th Century France
    • College Art Association Annual Conference
    • 2008
  • The Intangible Bride: Kimiko Yoshida's Negotiation of Presence
    • Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities
    • 2007
  • Dungeons and Dragons: Medieval Role-Playing in Nineteenth-Century Art
    • South Eastern Medieval Association
    • 2006
  • The Femme Fatale and Bijinga: Occident Meets Orient
    • College Art Association Annual Conference
    • 2003

Honors and Awards

  • Self-Directed Creative Visual Arts Residency
    • The Banff Center, Banff, Canada
  • Traditional Professional Faculty Development Grant
    • University of Wisconsin-Stout
  • Faculty Research Initiative Grant: Cohort Writing Group
    • Research Services at the University of Wisconsin-Stout
  • Wilhelm and Jane Bodine Fellowship
    • School of Art and Art History at the University of Iowa
  • Jeanne Marandon Fellowship
    • Société des Professeurs Français et Francophones d’Amérique
  •  Gilmore Fellowship
    • School of Religion at the University of Iowa
  • T. Anne Cleary International Dissertation Research Fellowship
    • Graduate College at the University of Iowa