Brendan Cory McMahon

Appointment: 2017-2020
History of Art

Brendan Cory McMahon
McMahon holds a Ph.D. in Art History from the University of Southern California. His research focuses on the visual and material culture of the early modern Hispanic world, with particular emphasis on the intersection of materiality and intellectual history. His dissertation, which was completed with support from the Fulbright foundation and the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, examines the reception of iridescent materials in seventeenth-century Mexico and Spain.