Angelique SzymanekAssistant Professor of Art and Architecture

Joined faculty in 2015

PhD, SUNY Binghamton, Art History
MA, SUNY Buffalo, Art History
BA, SUNY Buffalo, Art History

Contact Information

Phone (315) 781-3475

Scholarly Interest

Histories of feminist activism and performance art

Courses Taught

Art Since 1960

Modern Art

Black Arts in America

20thC American Art

Gender & Display

Survey of Western Art History: Renaissance to Modern

Art & Censorship

Visual Culture


"Impossible to Image: Art & Sexual Violence, 1975–1979," in In and Out of View: Art and the Dynamics of Circulation, Suppression, and Censorship, eds. Catha Paquette, et al (forthcoming, Bloomsbury Press 2021). 

Transnational Perspectives on Feminism and Art, 1960-1985, eds. Jen Kennedy, Trista Mallory, & Angelique Szymanek. New York and London: Routledge, 2021.

"Must We Praise Sade?," review of Alyce Mahon's The Marquis de Sade and the Avant-Garde (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2020), 5 May 2021, 

"Haptic Encounters: Margarita Cabrera's Space In Between," Art Journal vol. 79, 3 (Fall 2020): 70-79.

“Performing a Public for Rape: The Collaborative Performances of Suzanne Lacy & Leslie Labowitz-Starus,” WAJ: Women’s Art Journal vol. 39, no. 1 (Spring/Summer 2018): 32-42.

"A Gun For Every Girl," Special Issue of The Journal of Feminist Scholarship (co-author & co-editor)(12/13, Spring/Fall 2017).

"Bloody Pleasures: Ana Mendieta's Violent Tableaux," Signs: A Journal of Women in Culture & Society Vol 41, No. 4 (Summer 2016)


National Womens Studies Association

College Arts Association

The Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present