Admission is always free Directions
Open today: 10:00 to 5:00

Andrew W. Mellon Professors, 1994–

This two-year position was established in 1994. The Mellon Professor is chosen to serve two consecutive academic years and is free to pursue independent research.

nelson

© Todd Cheney 

2018–2020
Steven Nelson, University of California, Los Angeles

lingo-new

2016–2018
Estelle Lingo, University of Washington, Seattle
Mochi's Edge and Bernini's Baroque, Caravaggio's Religious Art, and The Grand Tour from the Italian Perspective [Center 37]
Unbelievable: Rethinking Caravaggio's Religious Art [Center 38]

jaskot
cooke
bambach

20102012
Carmen C. Bambach, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Quest for Authenticity in Michelangelo's Drawings

falomir

2008–2010
Miguel Falomir, Museo Nacional del Prado

boone

2006–2008
Elizabeth Hill Boone, Tulane University

nagel

2004–2006
Alexander Nagel, University of Toronto

elam

2002–2004
Caroline Elam, The Burlington Magazine

penny

2000–2002
Nicholas Penny, National Gallery, London

bell

1998–2000
Malcolm Bell III, University of Virginia

freedberg

1996–1998
David Freedberg, Columbia University

cropper

1994–1996
Elizabeth Cropper, Johns Hopkins University