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Elizabeth Otto

Executive Director of the Humanities Institute
University at Buffalo College of Arts and Sciences

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

The Bauhaus, history of photography, European and American Art, visual culture, theories of montage, gender issues, art and religion

An expert in the Bauhaus, modern art, Dada, surrealism, cubism, and gender, “Libby” Otto has published widely on topics including the history of new media, film, gender and photography, and media culture.

Her forthcoming book, “Haunted Bauhaus” challenges conventional understandings of the Bauhaus, twentieth-century Europe’s most influential art institution.

Otto is also the author of “Tempo, Tempo! The Bauhaus Photomontages of Marianne Brandt” and co-editor of “The New Woman International: Photographic Representations, from the 1870s through the 1960s.”

CONTACT:

Elizabeth Otto, PhD
Associate Professor of Art
Executive Director of the UB Humanities Institute

University at Buffalo College of Arts and Sciences

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