Prof. Dr. Sebastian Zeidler
Visiting professor
Nomis-Fellow

Sebastian Zeidler

Philosophisch-Historische Fakultät

Departement Künste, Medien, Philosophie

Fachbereich Kunstgeschichte

Visiting professor

St. Alban-Graben 8
4051 Basel
Schweiz

Tel. +41 61 206 62 98
sebastian.zeidler@unibas.ch


Philosophisch-Historische Fakultät

eikones – Zentrum für die Theorie und Geschichte des Bildes

Nomis-Fellow

sebastian.zeidler@unibas.ch

About

A graduate of the Ph.D. program in Theory and Criticism at Columbia University, Sebastian Zeidler was Associate Professor of the History of Modern Art at Yale University until 2017. His monograph Form as Revolt: Carl Einstein and the Ground of Modern Art was published in 2016. During his tenure as a Nomis Fellow Zeidler will be working on the image theory of Edmund Husserl and on the art of Henri Matisse. 

Publications

Zeidler, S. (2017) ‘Cubism’s Passion’, in Cooper, H. (ed.) The Cubism Seminars. London: Yale University Press (CASVA seminar papers), pp. 287-328.   edoc
Zeidler, S. (2016) ‘Portraiture under Epoché: Matisse according to Husserl’, Zeitschrift für Kunstgeschichte. Deutscher Kunstverlag, 79(3), pp. 365-395.   edoc
Zeidler, S. (2016) ‘Braque’s Passion’, in Aurenhammer, H. and Prange, R. (eds) Das Problem der Form: Interferenzen zwischen moderner Kunst und Kunstwissenschaft. Berlin: Gebr. Mann (Neue Frankfurter Forschungen zur Kunst), pp. 257-274.   edoc