Visiting Faculty

Judith Belzer

Judith Belzer

Visiting Lecturer on Art, Film, and Visual Studies, Fall 2022
Judith Belzer is a painter based in Berkeley, California. Her work explores human engagement with the natural world, often looking to man-made landscapes in order to consider this dynamic and sometimes uncomfortable relationship.... Read more about Judith Belzer
MakedaBest

Makeda Best

Lecturer on Art, Film, and Visual Studies, Fall 2022

Makeda Best, PhD’10, is the Richard L. Menschel Curator of Photography at the Harvard Art Museums. Her current exhibitions are Crossing Lines, Constructing Home: Displacement and Belonging in Contemporary Art and Winslow Homer: Eyewitness. ... Read more about Makeda Best

Abdi

Abdi Farah

Visiting Lecturer on Art, Film, and Visual Studies, Fall 2022

As teenage delusions of playing in the NBA gave way to the equally absurd dream of being the next Basquiat, Baltimore native, Abdi Farah began his art...

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Dawn Kim

Dawn Kim

Lecturer on Art, Film, and Visual Studies, 2022-23
Dawn Kim is an artist who examines everyday complexities through (mis)recorded histories. Taking on forms of photography and performance, her work attempts to... Read more about Dawn Kim
Young Joo Lee

Young Joo Lee

Visiting Lecturer on Art, Film, and Visual Studies, Fall 2022

Young Joo Lee is a multimedia artist from South Korea. Her work deals with personal narratives about her experiences of being an immigrant in Europe and the US, a woman, and a cultural nomad. In her recent moving image works, these personal narratives interweave... Read more about Young Joo Lee

Dennis Lim

Dennis Lim

Visiting Lecturer on Art, Film, and Visual Studies, 2022-23

Dennis Lim is the Director of Programming of Film at Lincoln Center and the New York Film Festival. At Lincoln Center, he has...

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Verena Paravel

Verena Paravel

Visiting Professor on Art, Film, and Visual Studies, Spring 2023

Verena Paravel is an anthropologist and filmmaker. Her academic and artistic interests encompass the ecology of urbanism, the environment, and the poetics and politics of the body. Her works include 7 Queens (2008), Foreign Parts (2010), Canst Thou Draw Out Leviathan with a Hook? (2012—2016), ... Read more about Verena Paravel

Dominga Sotomayor

Dominga Sotomayor

Visiting Lecturer on Art, Film, and Visual Studies, 2021-22

Dominga Sotomayor is a film director, writer and producer born in Santiago de Chile in 1985. Her first feature film Thursday till Sunday (2012) was developed at the Cannes Cinéfondation Residence, which won the Tiger Award in the 41º Rotterdam Film Festival and has been gaining international recognition ever since.... Read more about Dominga Sotomayor