Susanneh Bieber

Assistant Professor


Department of Visualization
Department of Architecture


PhD, Art History, Freie Universität Berlin, 2012;
MA, Art History, Freie Universität Berlin, 2005;
BFA, Illustration, University of San Francisco and Academy of Art College, 1994.


Dr. Bieber’s area of expertise is modern and contemporary American art in an international context. She is particularly interested in the relationship between art, architecture, and the built environment, addressing the social role of art within the broader field of visual and material culture.


Dr. Bieber received her PhD from the Freie Universität Berlin. She is currently completing her book manuscript, Construction Sites: American Artists Engage the Built Environment, 1960-75. Her article “Going Back to Kansas City: The Origins of Judd’s Minimal Art” was awarded with the Terra International Essay Prize, and is forthcoming in American Art. She also worked as a curator at the Tate Modern in London and the Fresno Metropolitan Museum in California.

Photo of Susanneh Bieber

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