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Stéphanie Jeanjean

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Stéphanie Jeanjean is a professor of Art History at The Cooper Union and at Sotheby’s Institute of Art in New York; she also teaches French translation at The CUNY Graduate Center. Since 2007 she is a regular lecturer, in English and French, at The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York. Professor Jeanjean is French native, born in Langres, a small historic town in Champagne-Ardennes in North Eastern France. She graduated from Bourgogne University in Dijon and completed a Ph.D. at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York. She curated exhibitions involving French artists, most recently at A. A. Wallace Gallery at SUNY College of Old Westbury, at the Brecht Forum in Brooklyn, and at the Kitchen in New York. She presented on French Art at numerous conferences worldwide, including Tate Britain, London (UK); KAIST University, Daejeon (South Korea), Brown and Cornell Universities, at MIT, and CAA annual conferences in Philadelphia, New York, and Chicago (USA), among others. She is a specialist of contemporary France, early French video and new media art. Dr. Jeanjean has worked on translating and subtitling in English rare early French video materials. Her upcoming publications (December 2014) will appear in Hilary Robinson ed., Feminism-Art-Theory, by Wiley & Blackwell Editions, Oxford (UK) and in François Bovier and Adeena Mey eds., Exhibited Cinema an Anthology, by ECAL and JRP-Ringier Editions, Lausanne and Zurich (Switzerland).

Upcoming Tours

Paris

9 days | Starting at: $4,290
Sep 13, 2017 - Sep 21, 2017

A One-Week Stay in France
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Normandy

9 days | Starting at: $3,890
May 28, 2018 - Jun 5, 2018

A One-Week Stay in France
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The Swiss Alps

9 days | Starting at: $4,190
Jul 11, 2018 - Jul 19, 2018

A One-Week Stay in Interlaken
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France’s Champagne Region

9 days | Starting at: $4,090
Oct 2, 2018 - Oct 10, 2018

A One-Week Stay in Reims
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