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Occupation  Art Historian
Role  Art Historian
Name  Anne Wagner

Subject  Art History
Language  English
Spouse  T. J. Clark
Anne Wagner Anne Wagner Professor Emerita UC Berkeley History of Art Department

Period  Modern and Contemporary Art
Notable works  Three Women (Three Artists)
Education  Harvard University (1974–1980)
Awards  Guggenheim Fellowship for Humanities, US & Canada
Books  Lowry and the Painting, Three Artists (three Wo, A House Divided: American, Mother Stone: the Vitality of, Willem de Kooning
Similar People  T J Clark, Arthur Danto, Paul Schimmel, Willem de Kooning, Charles Altieri

Anne Middleton Wagner, often known as Anne Wagner, is an art historian. Class of 1936 Professor Emerita at the University of California, Berkeley, she is now based in London, where in 2013–14 she was Visiting Professor at the Courtauld Institute of Art.


Anne Wagner ANNE WAGNER Time Lines On the Drawings of Anthony McCall on Vimeo

Education, Life and Work

Wagner attended Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut in 1971. In 1974 she received her B.A. and went to Harvard University for her Ph.D. which she received in 1980. In 2010 Anne Wagner and her husband T. J. Clark, who is also an art historian and taught at UC Berkeley, retired in 2010 and moved to London. In 2013 she and Clark co-curated Lowry and the 'Painting of Modern Life', a major exhibition of the British Painter L. S. Lowry at Tate Britain in 2013 "to argue for his achievement as Britain’s pre-eminent painter of the industrial city."

Selected publications

  • Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux: Sculptor of the Second Empire, 1986.
  • Three Artists (Three Women), 1996.
  • Mother Stone: The Vitality of Modern British Sculpture, 2005.
  • A House Divided: On Recent American Art, 2012.
  • References

    Anne Wagner Wikipedia

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