Dr. E.C.H. (Eric) de Bruyn

  • Lecturer
  • Modern and contemporary art
  • History and theory of the avant-garde
  • Media theory
  • Film, Photography and Video

Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 2174
E-Mail: e.c.h.de.bruyn@hum.leidenuniv.nl
Faculty / Department: Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen, Centre for the Arts in Society, Literatuurwetenschap
Office Address: Witte Singel-complex
van Wijkplaats 2
2311 BX Leiden
Room number 1.03c
Personal Homepage: ericdebruyn.wordpress.com


Media practices in post-45 art

Teaching activities

Media Theory; Historiography of Film

Curriculum vitae

  • University of Leiden, Leiden, The Netherlands 
    Assistant Professor, Film and Photographic Studies, Institute for Cultural Disciplines, 2010-Present
  • University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands 
    Assistant Professor of Contemporary Art and Media (tenured position), Art History Department, 2003-Present
  • State University of New York, New Paltz, N.Y. 
    Adjunct Professor of Art History, 2003
  • Parsons School of Design, New York, N.Y. 
    Adjunct Professor of Art History, 2002-2003
  • Herron School of Art, Indiana University – Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN. 
    Visiting Professor of Contemporary Art, 2001-2002
  • Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Braunschweig, Germany 
    Visiting Professor of Art History and Media Studies, 2000-2001
  • State University of New York, Purchase, N.Y. 
    Visiting Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art, 1999-2000
  • School of Visual Arts, New York, N.Y. 
    Adjunct Lecturer of Art History and Cinematography, 1998-1999
  • New York University, New York City, N.Y. 
    Adjunct Lecturer of Art History, Appraisal Studies in Fine Arts, 1997-2000
  • Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, N.Y. 
    Adjunct Lecturer, Center for Curatorial Studies, Fall 1997
  • New York University, New York, N.Y. 
    Adjunct Lecturer of Art History, Degree Programs in the Liberal Arts, 1992-1993
  • Dowling College, Oakdale, N.Y. 
    Adjunct Lecturer of Art History, 1992

Key publications

  • “A Show of Hands: Richard Serra’s Films,” in Kinematographische Räume. Filmische Ästhetik in Kunstinstallationen und inszenierter Fotografie, eds. Lilian Haberer and Ursula Frohne (Munich: Wilhelm Fink Verlag, 2010).
  • "Marcel Broodthaers and the Section Cinéma,” in Art and the Moving Image: A Critical Reader (London, Tate, 2008): 112-121.
  • “Topological Pathways of Post-Minimalism,” in Grey Room 25 (Fall 2006): 32-63.• “Alfaville, or Utopics of Mel Bochner,” Grey Room 10 (Fall 2003): 76-111.

Last Modified: 10-12-2015