Stephen Lamia


Director of the Honors Program
Professor of Visual Arts
Ph.D., University of Toronto
Areas of specialization: Medieval and Ancient Egypt art and architecture; mixed-media collage and photography

    "The Architecture of Silence"
  • Speakers in the Humanities Award, New York Council for the Humanities, 1992-1995
  • Exhibitions grant for “Personal Places: American Landscapes 1905-1930” at Sarah Lawrence College Art Gallery, Council for the Arts in Westchester, January 1988
  • University of Toronto Open Doctorial Fellowship, 1974-1979
Group Exhibitions
  • “The Serenity Series: Visits and Still Lifes from Apulia,” The Gallery at the New York Center for Experimental Psychotherapy, New York, NY, 2004-2005
  • “Tabula Rasa_>Tabula Piena,” The Anthony Giordano Gallery, Dowling College, Oakdale, NY, 2004-2005
  Professional Affiliations:
  • Co-Project Manager for the Census of Medieval Dissertations, The International Center of Medieval Art
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • College Art Association
  • Medieval Academy of America
  • “Bringing the Outside In: Introducing Global Art to the Studio Environment,” Proceedings of the 19th Annual National Conference on Liberal Arts and Education of Artists: In the Global World: American Art and Education. New York: School of Visual Arts, 2005
  • “Tomb Sculpture,” The Encyclopedia of Sculpture. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 2004
  • “The Cross and the Crown, the Tomb and the Shrine: Decoration and Accommodation for England’s Premier Saints,” Decorations for the Holy Dead: Visual Embellishment on Tombs and Shrines of Saints, edited by Stephen Lamia and Elizabeth Valdez del Alamo. Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols Press, 2002
Courses Taught
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