Leme, Alex

Alex Leme is a doctoral student in late modern and contemporary Latin American art and Visual Culture. His academic work ranges across North American, European, and Latin American Art with a focus on the conceptual …

Feinberg, Michael

Michael works on the intersection of the histories and theories of eighteenth and nineteenth century painting and visual culture. He is especially interested in using sensibility, eco-aesthetics, and aesthetics of race to redefine or reimagine …

Wells, Lindsay

Lindsay Wells is a PhD Candidate studying Victorian art under the direction of Professor Nancy Rose Marshall. Her dissertation, “Plant-Based Art: Indoor Gardening and the British Aesthetic Movement, 1860-1900,” investigates how horticultural technologies informed the …

Greendeer, Kendra

Kendra Greendeer (Ho-Chunk) is a first-year Ph.D. in Art History at the University of Wisconsin – Madison with a focus on contemporary Native American art. She earned her Bachelors in Museum Studies from the Institute …

Su, Tong

Tong Su is a Ph.D. student studying art and visual culture of late imperial and modern China. Her research interests include the activities and travels of artists and artisans between urban and rural spaces; the …

Villarroel, Fernanda

My dissertation focuses on the practice of repurposing debris from global capitalism into works of contemporary art in Lagos, Nigeria. Drawing from my training in anthropology, art history, and African languages (Yoruba and Hausa) I …

Min, Kyungso

Kyungso studies contemporary art and theories, with an emphasis on East Asian new media art. The ideas of translation, boundaries, and communities constitute the foundation for her dissertation research on global intimacy and transnational belonging …

Eren, Özlem

Özlem Eren studies Byzantine and Medieval Art with a focus on Medieval Russia. Her primary interest is the architecture of Kievan Rus’. Prior to beginning her studies at UW-Madison, Özlem received a Ph.D and M.A. …

Brott, LauraLee

LauraLee is a PhD candidate studying medieval art. She received her Master’s degree in 2014. Her interests range from architecture and cultural landscapes to cartography. She is a Buildings-Landscapes-Cultures student with a background in studying …

Kolarik, Tania

Tania specializes in the art and architecture of early medieval Italy. Her MA thesis focused on processions and the idea of the heavenly Jerusalem through the use of colonnades in the triumphal arch mosaics of …