Melanie J. Sindelar

Melanie Sindelar is a social and cultural anthropologist with research interests in nationalism, contemporary art, global art markets, the Gulf and Indian Ocean countries. She has received her Ph.D. in socio-cultural anthropology from the University of Vienna with distinction and her MSc in Social Anthropology from the University of Oxford. 


New position: Visiting Professor of Visual Theory and Practice at CEU Vienna
New funded research project: Crude creativity
New funded research project: Contemporary Islamic Art
Book project:
Total replication.
Contemporary art and heritage in the Gulf