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Art History​




Inside Look: Ruth Gleaning

Ph.D. candidate Kristen Nassif presents at the Delaware Art Museum

Mapping it out

Vimalin Rujivacharakul, professor of art history, worked with UD Library staff to design four seminar courses that culminated with a student-curated exhibition of early modern maps.

Stephenson publishes article on Kingscote mansion

Doctoral student Lea C. Stephenson published an article, titled "Kingscote's Dining Room and the Multisensorial Interior in the Late Nineteenth Century," in the latest issue of Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide.



Michele Frederick

Associate Curator of European Art, North Carolina Museum of Art

Emily Casey

Assistant Professor of Art History, Saint Mary's College of Maryland

Vivien Barnett

Curatorial Assistant, Maryland Center for History and Culture

Nicole Cook

Project Coordinator for Academic Partnerships, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Kristin Wittman

Senior Financial Reporting Analyst, University of Pennsylvania

Anna Marley

Curator of Historical American Art and Director of the Center for the Study of the American Artist at PAFA

Kelly Baum

Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon Polsky Curator of Contemporary Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Elisabeth Berry Drago

Public History Fellow, Science History Institute

Jennifer Stettler Parsons

Assistant Curator, Florence Griswold Museum

Joy Deibert

Senior Press Officer, Philadelphia Museum of Art

Kristel Smentek

Associate Professor of History, Theory and Criticism, Department of Architecture, MIT

Megan Kuck

Owner and Lead Artisan, Moderncity + Main; Academic Advisor and Instructor, University of Delaware

Amanda Shields

Associate Registrar, Brandywine River Museum of Art

Franklin Kelly

Deputy Director and Chief Curator, National Gallery of Art