Experts Guide

Welcome to the RIT Experts Guide. Here you will find information on RIT faculty and staff with expertise in a variety of areas. Each profile includes the expert’s credentials and contact information.

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Michael Amy

Professor, art history
Expert in:
Renaissance and Baroque art and architecture
Modern and contemporary art
Jazz history, 1920-1980

Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, Department of Art History and Archaeology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Master of Arts and Ph.D., Institute of Fine Arts, New York University
Author of numerous essays, articles and exhibition reviews, including for The New York Times, Art in America, Sculpture, The Burlington Magazine, and CAA.Reviews
Books include: Michael Borremans: Whistling a Happy Tune, Ghent, Ludion, 2008; and One to One, Conversation avec Tony Oursler, Brussels, Facteur Humain, 2006
Member of the College Art Association (CAA); the Renaissance Society of America (RSA); the Italian Art Society (IAS); and the International Association of Art Critics (AICA)
2007 Trustees Scholarship Award, RIT; and 2006 Gitner Family Prize, College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, RIT

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