Eulogio Guzmán is a Distinguished Senior Lecturer in the Visual and Material Studies Department at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University. He earned a B.Arch. from the Southern California Institute of Architecture, has an M.A. in Latin American Studies in the fields of anthropology, history, and art history from the University of California, Los Angeles as well as a Ph.D. in art history from UCLA specializing in Mexica sculpture and architecture and minoring in Mudejar architecture.
His interests include visual manifestations of indigenous governance, Pre-Columbian architecture and urbanism, global interactions of the sixteenth and seventeenth century including colonial and post-colonial visual strategies, the Open Churches of Sixteenth Century Mexico, the Habsburg empire and museum studies. He has traveled extensively throughout the American and European continents and is an experienced Tufts Travel-Learn host.
Dr. Guzmán’s talks will focus on the civilizations of the Iberian peninsula, Mudéjar architecture, the reconquest of the Iberian Peninsula and Portugal’s maritime empire from the Sixteen through Seventeenth century.