Master Lecturer
Department of Art

Agnieszka Whelan

1000 G Barry Arts Building
Norfolk, 23529

Ph.D. in Art History (Gardens), History, University College London, (2013)

M.A. in Art History, Uniwersytet im. Adama Mickiewicza, (1983)

Expertise

Art History
Enlightenment, Garden History

Articles

Whelan, A. (2009). On the statuary of the garden of Pulawy. Studies in the History of Gardens and Designed Landscapes 29 (1-2) , pp. 57-71.
Whelan, A. (2008). Izabela Czartoryska and the designed landscape in Poland, 1772-1831. Studies in the History of Gardens and Designed Landscapes 28 (2) , pp. 281-302.
Whelan, A. (2008). The collection of Princess Izabela Czartoryska and issues of its reception. The International Journal of Arts in Society 2 (3) , pp. 93-98.
Whelan, A. (2001). 'Czy Pulawy byly slawne? (How Famous was Pulawy ?)'. Materialy z sesji 'Parki Magnackich Rezydencji Rodu Czartoryskich w Europie Centralnej i Wschodniejl. Osrodek Ochrony Zabytkowego Krajobrazu, Narodowa Instytucja Kultury, Studia i Materialy. .
Whelan, A. (2001). 'Rozne oblicza ogrodu regularnego w Anglii w XVII i XVIII wieku. (The Regular Garden in England in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries)'. Ogrod-Iluzja-Splendor. Mit Rezydencji w Wesalu. Materialy z Sesji naukowej z okazji trzechsetletniej rocznicy smierci Andre Le Notra. Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie i Instytut Sztuki PAN, maj 2000', Biuletyn Historii Sztuki 1 (4) , pp. 315-350.
Whelan, A. (1999). 'O sztuce i praktyce sadzenia roslin w ogrodach Izabela Czartoryskiej. (On the art and practice of planting in the gardens of Izabela Czartoryska.)' . Ogrod Pulawski - przeszlosc przyszlosci. Materialy z konferencji. Fundacja Wspierania Historycznego Ogrodu Pulawskiego, Instytut Uprawy Nawozenia i Gleboznawstwa, Pulawy.
Whelan, A. and Bentkowska, A. (1996). The Art and National Identity in Poland and England. Sesja naukowa zorganizowana prez Wydzial Historii Sztuki, Birkbeck College, University of London, 5-6 kwietnia 1995r. Biuletyn Historii Sztuki LVIII (1-2) , pp. 233-236.
Whelan, A. (1986). 'Kornik, Alhambra i romantyczny ideal. O motywach orientalnych w architekturze rezydencji Tytusa Dzialynskiego. (Kornik, Alhambra and the romantic ideal. On oriental aspects of Tytus Dzialynski's residence)'. Pamietnik Biblioteki Kornickiej z.21 , pp. 12-33.
Whelan, A. (1984). 'Kornik orientalny. Elementy architektoniczne i dekoracyjne rezydencji Tytusa Dzialynskiego. (Oriental Kornik, architectural and decorative elements in the residence of Tytus Dzialynski)'. Poznanskie Towarzystwo Przyjacol Nauk, Sprawozdania nr 101 za 1983 r. Wydzial Nauk o Sztuce, Poznan , pp. 3-14.

Books

Whelan, A. (2015). Podróż po Anglii. Dziennik podróży po Anglii i Szkocji w roku 1790 (Izabela z Flemmingów Czartoryska). Wydawnictwo Tako i Polski Instytut Studiów nad Sztuka Świata.
Whelan, A. (2015). Tour Through England. Diary of the journey around England and Scotland in 1790 (by Izabela Czartoryska, neé Flemming). Tako and Polish Institute for World Art Studies.

Book Chapters

Whelan, A. (2017). Fety, jarmarki i armour propre [Fetes, markets and amour propre] Słynne kobiety w Rzeczpospolitej XVIII wieku Warsaw: Polish Academy of Sciences, Museum of King Jan III in Wilanów and the Polish Society of Eighteenth Century Studies.
Whelan, A. (2017). Izabela Czartoryska and the Catholic devotion in the eighteenth century Polish garden Women, Enlightenment and Catholicism: a global biographical history Oxford, New York: Routledge.
Whelan, A. (2015). In search of delightful prospects, industry and good government Tour Through England. Diary of the journey around England and Scotland in 1790 (pp. 13-59) Warsaw: Tako and PIWAS.
Whelan, A. (2015). W poszukiwaniu uroczych widoków, przemysłu i dobrego rządu Podróż po Anglii. Dziennik podróży po Anglii i Szkocji w roku 1790 (pp. 17-63) Warszawa: Wydawnictwo Tako i Polski Instytut Studiów nad Sztuka Świata.
Whelan, A. (2010). Tableau vivant i rytuał wdzięczności w podróży księżnej Izabeli Czartoryskiej na Wołyń, Podole i Ukrainę Ziemiaństwo na Lubelszczyźnie. Ziemianie w podróżach (pp. 359-380) Lublin: Werset.

Conference Proceeding

Whelan, A. (1998). The Rebirth of Poland and the Growth of Trees. Politics in the Garden at the Time of Partitions (pp. 45-60) Art and Politics, Institute of Art, Polish Academy of Science, History of Art conference.
Whelan, A. (1995). Izabela Czartoryska and the Introduction of the English Garden to Poland (pp. 71-84) Polish and English responses to French art and architecture. Contrasts and similarities.

Presentations

Whelan, A. (October 10, 2008). Travels of Izabela Czartoryska and a cultural female archetype in the Polish post-Partition reality Travels of landowners Poland.
Whelan, A. (September , 2008). Gesture and gender in the garden in the 18th century South Eastern College Art Association Conference New Orleans .
Whelan, A. (August 8, 2008). Distress of Nations: the Sublime in Poland at the time of the Partitions Trauma and the Sublime .
Whelan, A. (October 20, 2007). Visualizing historical thinking. Gardens of the eighteenth century Europe and the construction of history South Eastern College Art Association Conference Charleston, West Virginia.
Whelan, A. (August 24, 2007). The collection of Princess Izabela Czartoryska and issues of its reception The International Conference on the Arts in Society Germany.
Whelan, A. (February 26, 2007). On the statuary of the garden of Pulawy Sculpture in Arcadia: gardens, parks and woodlands as settings for sculptural encounters from the 18th to 21st century United Kingdom.
Whelan, A. (March 29, 2003). Landscapes of East and West: a historiographical perspective Symposium on Cognitive Historiography and Normative Historiography: Searching for the role of history in the 21st century Kofu, Japan.
Whelan, A. (July 12, 2000). How famous was Pulawy? International conference on the history and conservation of eighteenth and nineteenth century landscape gardens in central and eastern Europe Uman, Ukraine.
Whelan, A. (May , 2000). The regular garden in England in the in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries Garden-Illusion-Splendor. Academic conference for the 300 anniversary of death of Andre LeNotre .
Whelan, A. (April , 1999). Time and History in the Eighteenth Century Landscape Garden .
Whelan, A. (November , 1998). The Polish Whigs and their gardens .
Whelan, A. (June , 1998). On the principles of Zen gardening Art-Ritual-Religion, 4th Anglo-Polish Conference on Art History Warsaw.
Whelan, A. (September , 1997). Sensitive soul in the landscape of progress. Izabela Czartoryska's diary of travel around England and Scotland The Pulawy garden at the time of Izabela Czartoryska's life and issues of its preservation and a new function, Foundation of the Historical Garden of Pulawy Pulawy.
Whelan, A. (June , 1997). The origin of the Polish landscape garden in its international context .
Whelan, A. (September , 1996). The Rebirth of Poland and the Growth of Trees. Politics in the Garden at the Time of Partitions Art and Politics. 3rd Anglo-Polish Conference on Art History Warsaw.
Whelan, A. (September , 1993). Izabela Czartoryska and the introduction of the English garden to Poland Polish and English Responses to French Art and Architecture, Anglo-Polish Conference on the History of Art .
Whelan, A. (December , 1983). The Castle of Kornik and the architecture parlante .
  • 2017: ODU Mentoring Shining star Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2015: Elected as Member of Instytut Studiów nad Sztuką Świata [Institute of World Art Studies], Instytut Studiów nad Sztuką Świata
  • 2015: ODU Mentoring Shining Star Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2012: Elected as Member of Polskie Towarzystwo Badań nad Wiekiem Osiemnastym (Polish Society for Eighteenth Century Studies) , Polskie Towarzystwo Badań nad Wiekiem Osiemnastym
  • 2012: Elected as Member of Stowarzyszenie Historyków Sztuki [Association of Art Historians] , Stowarzyszenie Historyków Sztuki
  • 2011: ODU Mentoring Shining Star Award, Old Dominion University
  • 1983: Prime Minister’s Prize for the best MA thesis in Humanities in Poland,