Grove Art Editorial Board and Advisors

Grove Art has an editorial board of distinguished art historians who guide its development and peer-review process, led by its Editor in Chief who works closely with the publishing editors at Oxford University Press. Grove Art also has an advisory board of art historians, librarians, and art experts who advise on functional enhancements and the needs of existing and emerging users of the resource. Major project editors oversee the scholarship and production of Grove’s specialized works.

Editor in Chief


Sonya Lee
Sonya Lee
University of Southern California

Read the most recent Letter from the Editor in Chief.

Editorial Board


Nicola Courtright
Nicola Courtright
Amherst College
Board member Paul Jaskot
Paul Jaskot
DePaul University

Steven Nelson

Eric Wolf
Sotheby's Institute of Art

Major Project Editors 

Tom Cummins, Harvard University
Editor in Chief, Grove Encyclopedia of Latin American Art and Architecture (forthcoming)

Sonya Lee, University of Southern California
Editor in Chief, Grove Encyclopedia of Asian Art and Architecture (forthcoming)

Judith Rodenbeck, University of California Riverside
Grove Art Editor in Chief Emerita, Guest Editor for Contemporary Art

Darius Spieth, Louisiana State University
Guest Editor for Art Markets, Law, and Economics
Editor, Grove Guide to Art Markets (forthcoming)

Tanya Sheehan, Colby College
Guest Editor for Photography
Editor, Grove Guide to Photography (January 2017)

Jean Robertson, Herron School of Art and Design, Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
Guest Editor for Contemporary Art

Anna Brzyski, University of Kentucky
Guest Editor for Central and Eastern European Art

Colum P. Hourihane, Index of Christian Art, Princeton University
Editor in Chief, Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art (October 2012)

Joan Marter, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Editor in Chief, Grove Encyclopedia of American Art (December 2010)

Advisory Panel 

Ken Soehner, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Clayton Kirking, The New York Public Library
Holly Hatheway, University of California, Berkeley
Clare Hills-Nova, University of Oxford
Eve Sinaiko, The Jewish Museum
Christine L. Sundt, Visual Resources 
Lee Sorensen, Duke University
Kathryn Wayne, University of California, Berkeley
Margaret Webster, Cornell University

Lead Copyeditor

Gillian Northcott Liles

Oxford Editorial Staff

Alodie Larson, Executive Editor
Emmalee Ortega, Project Editor
Morgan Smith, Editorial Assistant