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- Anna Gabriela Rodriguez, HIAA '13, completed an MA degree last year under the supervision of Prof. Pierre Wat and received a “Mention Très Bien” on her thesis on the connections between Spanish Caribbean and European art of the mid-19th to mid-twentieth century. Since then she has worked as a graduate student intern at Zwirner Gallery, NYC.
Congratulations to Sarah Joan Moran P.hD. '10 , who has been appointed Assistant Professor of Early Modern Art History at the University of Utrecht.
- John Turner (PhD 1997), Visiting Lecturer at the Heron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis
- Carter E. Foster (MA 1991), is curator of drawing at the Whitney Museum of Art
- Suzanne Karr Schmidt (BA 2001, PhD Yale University), is George Amos Poole III Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts at teh Newberry Library in Chicago
- Mitchell Merling (MA 1986, PhD 1992),
Paul Mellon Curator and Head of the Department of European Art, at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
- Benedict Leca (PhD '04), is the new Executive Director of the Redwood Library and Atheneaum
- Lisa Tom (PhD, '14), has been named Assistant Professor of Art History at the University of Rhode Island
- Martha Tedeschi (BA HIAA 1980, PhD Northwestern University), Named new Director of the Harvard Art Museums
- David A. Brenneman (PhD'95), New director at IU Art Museum
- Alba Serino (MA 2014), has won second prize in the ICMA (International Center of Medieval Art) Graduate Student Essay competition for her paper, "Three Buildings: Wharram Percy, Hildesheim and Vaulerent"
- Bibiana K. Obler (BA Brown '96, PhD, UC Berkeley), Assistant Professor of Art History, George Washington University, has just published Intimate Collaborations: Gender, Craft and the History of Abstraction (Yale University Press, 2014).
- Jessica Maier (BA Brown '96, PhD Columbia University), is now Associate Professor of the History of Art, Mount Holyoke College.
- Sonja Drimmer (BA Brown '03, PhD Columbia University), is now Assistant Professor of the History of Medieval Art and Architecture, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
- Jiren Feng (PhD '06), has accepted a position at the University of Hawaii, Hilo where he has been teaching for several years as a temp.
- Fan Zhang (PhD '11), has accepted the position of Associate Curator of Asian Art at the Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, Florida.
- Nathaniel M. Stein (PhD '12), has accepted a position as the Horace W. Goldsmith Curatorial Fellow in Photgraphy at teh Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Suzanne Scanlan (PhD '10), a lecturer at the Rhode Island School of Design, has had her essay, "The Devil in the Refectory: Bodies Imagined and the Oblates of Tor de' Specchi in Quattrocento Rome", included in a new collection edited by Richard Raiswell with Peter Dendle, The Devil in Society in Premodern Europe (Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, Victoria University in the University of Toronto, 2012).
- Horace Brockington (MA,) has published a new book, "Jeu Du Cartes: Artistic Practices in Southern Europe 1939-42".
- Amanda Lahikainen (PhD '11), has accepted a position as Assistant Professor, at Aquinas College in Michigan. She will begin on July 1st, 2012.
- Rustam Mehta & Tal Schori are proud to share with you our new website—GRTArchitects.com—where you can see our first built projects and a preview of what’s on the boards.
A lot has happened in our first year—we set up shop above a gin distillery in Brooklyn, hired our first employee and won an AIA award for our renovation of Fashion Tower in Manhattan.