Student Spotlight: Madeleine Leisk

Hometown: Barrie/Kingston Research Interests: The production and reception of “erotic art” in the nineteenth century, nineteenth century Decadent prints, Sexual fetishization of “foreign cultures,” and cross-cultural interactions between the Netherlands, China and Japan during the seventeenth century. 1. What do you do outside of class/academic work? I work at the Royal Conservatory of Music and … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Madeleine Leisk

Student Spotlight: Brittany Myburgh

Hometown: Auckland, NZ Research Interests: Light Art 1. What do you do outside of class/academic work? Nap, play guitar, occasionally make art and work in a photography shop. 2. How did you get started with this activity? I started napping as a direct result of class/academic work. 3. What’s the most interesting thing about you … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Brittany Myburgh

Student Spotlight: Rafael Goldchain

Hometown: Toronto Research Interests: Contemporary photography Website: https://rafael-goldchain.squarespace.com/ 1. What do you do outside of class/academic work? The honest truth is that other than the occasional social event, I spend all my time reading and writing. From time to time I do a photo session. I am currently waiting for a good snowfall to go … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Rafael Goldchain