Christiane Wagner holds a PhD with distinction (magna cum laude) in aesthetics and sciences of art from Université Paris-1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, where the examining board recommended her thesis for publication: “Esthétique : l’image contemporaine. L’analyse du concept de l’innovation” (Aesthetics: contemporary image. Analysis of the concept innovation), published by Blick 2013. She received a PhD in architecture and design from the School of Architecture and Urbanism (FAU-USP) and a master’s degree in science of communication from the School of Communications and Arts (ECA-USP) and with concepts of excellence (note A) in the all-postgraduate program assessment. Also, her dissertation “In Art: Invention and Artifice,” received recommendations for publication (published by Blücher 2009). Both schools where she obtained her master’s degree and PhD are part of the University of São Paulo (USP), ranked as the best university in Latin America.
A list of selected publications is available below:
As a postdoctoral researcher (UNICAMP, PNPD/CAPES Fellowship, São Paulo), my research has been conducted on visual arts, art history, aesthetics, media, and culture studies. I have presented my research results at many international meetings and published my studies in peer-reviewed international journals, books, and book chapters, which resulted in the following scholarly publications:
(2020) The Democratization of Art. Media and the Art of Publishing on Art. [Article] Art Style | Art & Culture International Magazine, v. 5, 49-60.
(2020) Image and Digital Media: the Concept of Mediated Reality [a book chapter that has been accepted for publication]. Yearbook of Moving Image Studies, Trilogy of Synthetic Realities I: Virtual Images. Germany, Marburg: Büchner-Verlag.
(2019) Artworks and the Paradoxes of the Media-Transmitted Reality. [Article] Contemporary Aesthetics of Media and Post-media practices. [Art + Media] AM Journal of Art and Media Studies, Belgrade.
This article is published in the Journal of Art and Media Studies. It’s a result of my participation at the International Congress of Aesthetics this year. The conference presentation and full text were published in the proceedings book (ISBN 978-86-7924-224-2). After a selection was made, the editorial board of [Art + Media] AM Journal of Art and Media Studies (ISSN 2217-9666 – printed, ISSN 2406-1654 – online) also decided to publish this article.
(2019) Visual Arts and Empirical Aesthetics: Designing the Technical Aspects of Art. [Article] Art Style | Art & Culture International Magazine, v. 2, p. 93-114.
(2019) Aesthetics and Cultural Aspects of Bauhaus Towards a New Conception. [Article]. Serbian Architectural Journal, Belgrade University.
This article is a result of my participation at the International Congress of Aesthetics this year. The conference presentation and full text were published in the proceedings book of the 21st International Congress of Aesthetics (ISBN 978-86-7924-224-2). After a selection was made, the editorial board of Serbian Architectural Journal (ISSN 1821-3952) also decided to publish this article in the forthcoming issue of this journal.
(2018) What Matters in Contemporary Art? A Brief Statement on the Analysis and Evaluation of Works of Art. [Article] Art Style | Art & Culture International Magazine, v. 1, p. 68-82.
(2018) Art and Perfect Illusion: From Architecture to Cinema. On the Era of Technological Convergence [Book Chapter] In: “Image Evolution. Technological Transformations of Visual Media Culture”. Yearbook of Moving Image Studies. Germany, Marburg: Büchner-Verlag.
(2018) Rationality: Beyond Aesthetics and Communication. Article published in the proceedings book of 1st International e-Conference on Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences.Belgrade: Center for Open Access in Science – COAS.
(2017) Visual Narratives: Image and Consciousness of Social Reality. [Article] Center for Open Access in Science – COAS. Serbia, Belgrade: Open Journal for Sociological Studies, OJSS.
(2017) Poïésis: entre la raison et la sensibilité. Les nouveaux médiums de l’art. Paper presented at the Third ISA World Forum Vienna (2016) and Article published in France, Toulouse: French Journal for Media Research.
(2016) Aesthetic Experience: Visual Culture as the Masterpiece of Nonhumanity. [Article] On_Culture: The Open Journal for the Study of Culture 2, Germany: Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen.