Dr. Chris Balaschak

Dr. Balaschak is Kenan Distinguished Associate Professor of Liberal Education in Art History at Flagler College. Professor Chris Balaschak specializes in histories of photography, modern and contemporary art, and visual culture. His research is focused on visual culture at the intersection of place-based politics, environmentalism, and high modernist social planning. Dr. Balaschak’s current research project considers the ways that American photographers responded to the environmental consequences of federal infrastructure throughout the 20th century.