Graduate Students at The Edith O'Donnell Institute at UT Dallas

Spring 2020 Graduate Students

James “Austin” Bailey
MA Candidate
Modern and Contemporary Art

Research Interests

  • Texas art
  • Modern Art
  • German Expressionism


BA, History, University of Texas at Arlington


James “Austin” Bailey is currently working on his MA in art history from the Edith O’Donnell Institute at the University of Texas at Dallas. Bailey was born and raised in the DFW area and has a BA in history from the University of Texas at Arlington. His research interests include German Expressionism and, through UT Dallas coursework, Texas art and its multifaceted history. His current research explores lineages of master-apprentice relationships within the history of modernism.

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