Past IAS Travel Grant Winners

2015

Jennifer Griffiths, Iowa State University College of Design, Rome and American Academy in Rome, “Savage Beauty: A Futurist Legacy of Self-Design” at the 103rd College Art Association Annual Conference, New York, 11-14 February 2015Read abstract

Andaleeb Banta, Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, “Simultaneous Vision in Oberlin’s ‘Holy Family over Verona,'” to be presented in Italian Painting at the 61st Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, Berlin, 26–28 March 2015.  Read abstract

2014

Francesca Borgo, Harvard University, “The Beast Within, the Beast Without: Animality and Hybridity in Early Modern Armor Ornamentation,” Presented in Armor as Art at the 60th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, New York, 27-29 March. Read abstract

Kristen Streahle, Cornell University, “TABIMUROLLI MUIDEM REP: PseudoKufic, Retrograde Latin, and the Crusades Remembered on the Chiaramonte Steri Ceiling,” Presented in the IAS-sponsored session “The multiethnic and multi religious environment,” 49th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, 8-11 May. Read abstract

2013

Joanne Anderson, Visiting Lecturer, University of Warwick, “Coloring the Magdalene in the Early Renaissance,” 59th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, 2013, 4-6 April, San Diego.

Valentina Pugliano, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Max-Planck Institut für Wissenschaftsgeschichte, Berlin,“‘Subjects which painting may serve’: How Botany met Renaissance Art,” 59th Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, 2013, 4-6 April, San Diego.

2012
Karen Lloyd, Visiting Assistant Professor, Tulane University, “A New Samson, Scipione Borghese and the Representation of Nepotism in the Vatican Palace,” 100th College Art Association Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, 22-25 February

Kristin Huffman Lanzoni, Visiting Assistant Professor, Duke University, “Ducal Fraternity and Family Glory: Girolamo and Lorenzo Priuli’,” Renaissance Society of America, Washington, D.C., 22-24 March

2011
Jasmine Cloud, Temple University, PhD Candidate, “Reviving the Heart (of the City):  The Renovations of the Churches on the Roman Forum,” Renaissance Society of America Annual Meeting, Montreal, 24-26 March

Rebekah Perry, University of Pittsburgh, PhD candidate; “Civic Landscape, Sacred Journey:  Tivoli’s Savior Triptych and the August Procession of the ‘Inchinata,’” 46th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo

2010
Zoë Willis, University of Warwick, PhD candidate; “Of Saints and Empire: Venice, Hungary and Dalmatian Zadar 1350-1450,” 98th College Art Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, 10-13 February

Jessica Richardson, Postdoctoral Research Associate, CASVA, National Gallery of Art; “Pilgrims, Prisoners and Holy Liberations: The North Portal of San Leonardo in Lama Volara (Apulia) and the Cult of Saint Leonard of Noblat in Twelfth-Century Italy,” 45th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo

2009
Andrew Casper, Visiting Assistant Professor, Miami University of Ohio; “The ‘Greek Style’ in Italian Art and Theory of the Sixteenth Century,” 97th College Art Association Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, 25-28 February

Christopher Lakey, University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D. candidate; “Practical and Theoretical Geometry in Medieval Art,” 44th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo

2008
Alexandra Hoare, University of Toronto, Ph.D. candidate; “Fortitude, Fortune and Fame:  The Celebration and Commemoration of Male Friendship in Two Works by Salvator Rosa,” 96th College Art Association Annual Meeting, Dallas-Fort Worth, 20-23 February

Meredith Fluke, Columbia University, Ph.D. candidate; “Religious Rebuilding and Liturgical Reform in Twelfth-century Verona,” 43rd International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo

2007
Ittai Weinryb, Johns Hopkins University, Ph.D. candidate; “Present Progressive: Techniques for Meaning at San Zeno in Verona,” 42nd International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo

2006
Ashley Elston, University of Kansas, Lawrence, PhD candidate, “Storing Sanctity: The Function and Iconography of Tuscan Painted Reliquary Cupboards,” 41st International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo

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