Matthew Jesse Jackson

Art History / Visual Arts

Matthew Jesse Jackson is Associate Professor in the Departments of Art History and Visual Arts. He works on contemporary, postwar European, and Soviet and Russian art. His research interests include the theory and practice of the Euro-American historical and neo- avant-gardes, conceptual art, the history of art history, management and performance art, the collaborative and the collective in the contemporary art world, Americanization, and critical theory. His books include Vision and Communism (The New Press, 2011) and The Experimental Group: Ilya Kabakov, Moscow Conceptualism, Soviet Avant-Gardes (The University of Chicago Press, 2010).