Assistant Professor of Art History
Janine Mileaf is expert in modern European and American art, in particular interwar years, and in the history of photography.
Her publications include "Paris Dada," coauthored with Matthew S. Witkovsky, in Leah Dickerman (National Gallery of Art, 2005); "L'Art sec" (Cahiers du Musée National d'Art Moderne 88, 2004); "Between You and Me: Man Ray's Object to be Destroyed," Art Journal (63:1, Spring 2004); and "Boxes, Books, and the Boîte-en-valise," in A Transatlantic Avant-Garde (Musée d'Art Américain and Terra Museum of American Art, 2003).
She also curated "Inside Out Loud: Visualizing Women's Health in Contemporary Art" at the Mildred Lane Kemper Museum, St. Louis (January–April 2005).
Mileaf received a B.A. from Wesleyan University and an M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. She teaches courses on modern and contemporary art, Dada, Surrealism, and the history of photography.