Lisa Lee

Lisa Lee with Parallelograms

Assistant Professor

Office: M41 Carlos Hall
Phone: 404-727-6291

Mailing Address:

Art History Department
M41 Carlos Hall
581 S. Kilgo Circle
Atlanta, GA 30322

Curriculum Vitae


Lisa Lee (Ph.D., Princeton University, 2012)

Research Interests:

Postwar and contemporary artistic practice, with an emphasis on sculpture; questions of publicness and politics in art; materiality; intersection of art and architecture; legacy of the avant-garde; German art of the 20th and 21st centuries

Selected publications: 


Isa Genzken: Scupture as World Receiver, author. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, September 2017


"Opacities and Matrices: Leslie Hewitt's Riffs on Real Time," in Leslie Hewitt. New York: Osmos Books, October 2018

"Bodies Politic," catalogue essay in The Human Factor: Uses of the Figure in Contemporary Sculpture, Hayward Gallery, London, June 2014 

"Isa Genzken: Model Citizen," catalogue essay in Isa Genzken, Retrospective: Dedicated to Jasper Johns and Myself, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, November 2013

"`Im Anfang war die Bekleidung': Isa Genzken's Clad Columns," Pidgin 9, September 2010

 "Make Life Beautiful! The Diabolic in the work of Isa Genzken (A Tour through Berlin, Paris, New York)" October 122, Fall 2007 

Edited Volumes:

Isa Genzken (October Files), editor, The MIT Press, Massachusetts, 2015

Critical Laboratory: The Writings of Thomas Hirschhorn, co-editor, MIT Press, Massachusetts, August 2013