Helena Shaskevich

Helena Shaskevich

Adjunct Lecturer of Art History
Music and Art

EMAIL: hshaskevich@bmcc.cuny.edu


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Helena Shaskevich completed her Ph.D. in Art History at the Graduate Center, CUNY. Her research focuses on modern and contemporary art with a specific interest in feminism and new media.Her dissertation examined the work of 1970s women’s media collectives, with a specific focus on biopolitical activism. Her primary research interests include feminist art, new media and body art, and intersections of art and activism.



The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Ph.D., Art History, Criticism and Conservation (2012 – 2020)

Stony Brook University
M.A., Art History, Criticism and Conservation (2008 – 2011)

Loyola University
B.A, Art History / Philosophy Major (2004 – 2008)

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Research and Projects

Dr.  Shaskevich has been building a digital archive of the 1970s Women’s Video Festivals in New York. 


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