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  • Emily Peikin,

    University of Delaware
    Newark, DE 19716

    Biography

    Education

    B.A., Art History, American University (2017)

    B.A., History, American University (2017)

    Research Interests

    Nineteenth-century American and European portraiture; the process of self-fashioning through self-portraiture; neoclassicism; feminist theory; history of museums and collecting.

    Biography

    Emily Peikin is a first-year M.A. student studying nineteenth-century American and French art. She is particularly interested in how nineteenth-century portraiture intersects with issues of gender and politics. In 2017, Emily graduated summa cum laude from American University with a B.A. in Art History and a B.A. in History. She has held curatorial internships at the Phillips Collection and the Renwick Gallery, where she worked, respectively, on the exhibitions William Merritt Chase: A Modern Master and Disrupting Craft: Renwick Invitational 2018. She has also interned in the Research and Scholars Center at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, where she provided editorial support for the journal American Art. Most recently, Emily worked as a guide at Glenstone Museum in Potomac, Maryland.

 

 

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  • Department of Art History
  • University of Delaware
  • 318 Old College
  • Newark, DE 19716 USA
  • Phone: 302-831-8415
  • arthistory@udel.edu