Heather Belnap

Heather Belnap

Associate Professor, Comparative Arts & Letters

3051 JFSB



Curriculum Vitae

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Introduction to European Studies
MW 4:00-5:15
Women in Art
MW 9:30-10:45
386 MOA

Heather Belnap is Associate Professor of Art History and Faculty Coordinator of the European studies program at Brigham Young University. Her research focuses on women in the art world of post-Revolutionary France and transatlantic culture and Mormonism, c. 1900, and she is currently working on book projects in these areas. She is the co-editor, along with Temma Balducci and Pamela Warner, of Interior Portraiture and Masculine Identity in France, 1789-1914 (Ashgate, 2011) and its pendant volume, Women, Femininity, and Public Space in European Visual Culture, 1789-1914 (Ashgate, 2014). Undergraduate courses that Professor Belnap frequently teaches include methods of art history, nineteenth-century European art, modern art, contemporary art, women in art and visual culture, and intro to European studies. At BYU, she chairs the European Studies executive committee and the London Centre faculty oversight committee, serves on the General Education Study Abroad (SAGE) committee, and is a Women’s Studies affiliate. Professor Belnap is a regional representative for The Feminist Art Project.

Vita & Website


BA, Brigham Young University, 1994
MA, Brigham Young University, 1997
PhD, University of Kansas, 2007


Running, Cooking, Fashion, Feminism, Social Compassion