Education

Ph.D.   HARVARD UNIVERSITY, Cambridge, MA

2015- Present | History of Art and Architecture | Specialization in 18th-century French art

M.A. Thesis:     “A Postmortem Arcadia: Jean-Jacques Le Barbier, Abbé de Raynal, and the Recollection of Nouvelle France.”

Exam fields:      European Art 1600-1900; 18th-century French Drawings

Dissertation:     “Multiple Exposures: Drawing Exhibitions in Eighteenth-century France.”     

M.A.    BARD GRADUATE CENTER, New York, NY

2013-15 | Decorative Arts, Design History, & Material Culture

M.A Thesis: “Skinned Sculptures: Paper, Plaster, and Pose in Jean-Galbert Salvage’s Anatomie du Gladiateur combattant (1812).”

M.A.    COURTAULD INSTITUTE OF ART, London, UK

2012-13 | History of Art | Distinction

M.A. Thesis: “The Ruins of Iconologie: The Collusion of Architecture and Ornament in Jean-Charles Delafosse’s Desseins.” 

B.A.    WELLESLEY COLLEGE, Wellesley, MA

2008-12 | History of Art | Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, & Departmental Honors

Honors Thesis: “The Return of Colonialism’s Repressed: Postcoloniality in the Art of Walton Ford.”

Awards & Fellowships

2021.             Jen Aubrey Westengard Fund, Harvard University, MA

2021-20      Chandler-Ott Fellowship for research in Western European Literature and History, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA

2020-19      Samuel H. Kress Predoctoral Fellowship, The Drawing Institute at The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, NY 

2019-18       Lee Whittinghill Samuelson Fellowship, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

2017               Conference Travel Award, Harvard University, MA

2016               Bliss Symposium Award, Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C.                    

2016               Harvard Summer School Fellowship, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

2015               The Eugenie Prendergast Award, Travel & Research, Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY

2014               MA Conference Travel Grant, Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY    

2015-13       Full Graduate Scholarship, Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY

2012               The Plogsterth Award for Excellence in Art History, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA

Affiliations

Association of Print Scholars (APS)

American Society of Eighteenth-century Studies (ASECS)

College Art Association (CAA)

Historians of Eighteenth-century Art and Architecture (HECCA)

Historians of Netherlandish Art (HNA

Society of Architectural Historians (SAH)

Last updated, Sep 16, 2021.