Ann-Sophie Lehmann

Ann-Sophie Lehmann

University of Groningen

In Residence

May 2019 – July 2019

Research Project

During my fellowship, I will work on a series of articles concerned with the historiography of the material turn in art history; the early modern history of material education; the mimetic affordances of synthetic materials and the phenomenon of co-production in contemporary art.

Research Interest

  • Materials, Tools, and Practices in Art Making
  • History & Theory of Material Literacy
  • Representations of Making in Contemporary Art & Craft


“Taking Fingerprints. The Indexical Affordances of Artworks’ Material Surfaces”, Spur der Arbeit, ed. by Magdalena Bushart, Henrike Haug, Paderborn: Fink Verlag 2018, 199-218.

“Flattening Hierarchies of Display: The Liberating and Leveling Powers of Objects and Materials”, with Judith Spijksma, Stedelijk Studies 5/2017, n.p. online publication.

Meaning in Materials: Netherlandish Art 1400-1800 (The Netherlands Yearbook for the History of Art 62) ed. with P. H. Chapman and F. Scholten, Leiden: Brill 2013

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Ann-Sophie Lehmann

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