Sophia Maxine Farmer at the Getty

We are delighted to announce that doctoral candidate, Sophia Maxine Farmer, has been awarded a Getty Residential Pre/Post-doctoral Fellowship at the Getty Research Institute. Their generous funding will support her research project, “Il naturismo futurista: …

Olson, Travis

Travis is an architectural historian interested in cultural history, material culture, and the built environment, with a specialization in American vernacular landscapes. His graduate research pertains to the intersection of architectural and environmental history as …

Kilgore, Claire

Claire Kilgore is a PhD student studying medieval art. She received her Master’s in art history from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2017, where her thesis examined the materiality of rock crystal reliquaries belonging to …

Gallman, Katie

Katie is a first year PhD student who studies contemporary art and photography with a focus on the way images circulate and evolve through a variety of analog and digital networks. She is interested in …

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 …