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Visiting Senior Fellows, 1996–2000

A list of former Visiting Senior Fellows at the Center and their research projects.

1999–2000

Sergej Androssov, State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1999
Italian Artists and Russian Patrons in the Eighteenth Century

C. Edson Armi, University of California, Santa Barbara
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, summer 1999
First Romanesque Architecture

Ivan Aseyev, Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography, Siberia
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, summer 1999
Petroglyphs of the Northwestern Coast of North America and Their Interpretation

Clifford Brown, Carleton University, Ottawa
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1999
The Art and Antiquities Collections of Isabella d’Este Gonzaga

Louis Cellauro, Lyon
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1999
Vitruvius and British Architecture, 1563–1825

Patrick Flores, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City
Starr Foundation Visiting Senior Research Fellow, summer 1999
Philippine Colonial Painting and the History of Reconversion

Alison Futrell, University of Arizona
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1999
Barbarian Queens: Paradoxes of Gender, Power, and Identity

Elena Khodza, State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, spring 2000
Greek Terracottas of the Hellenistic Epoch

Albert Kostenevich, State Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, spring 2000
Problems of Typology, Iconography, and Subject-Matter in European Painting of the I890s

Sihui Meng, Palace Museum, Beijing
Starr Foundation Visiting Senior Research Fellow, fall 1999
The Iconography of the Tejaprabha Assembly

Orietta Rossi Pinelli, Università di Roma “La Sapienza”
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, spring 2000
The Fragment: Aesthetic Self-Sufficiency and “Responses” in the Restoration of Antiquities in the Nineteenth Century

Elena Sharnova, Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, spring 2000
Catalogue Raisonné of French Paintings in the Collection of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts: From the End of the Sixteenth Century to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century

Susan L. Siegfried, University of Leeds

Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, summer 1999
Ingres: Sex, History, and the Substance of Painting

Marco Venturi di Este, Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1999
Architecture and Urban Design: The Modern Era Reconsidered

John Wilton-Ely, University of Hull (emeritus)
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1999
Perceptions and Applications of Antiquity: Adam and Piranesi


1998–1999

Heliana Angotti Salgueiro, Comitê Brasileiro de História da Arte, Universidade de São Paulo
Association of Research Institutes in Art History Fellow, summer 1998
The City as Artifact: Representations and Realities

Felipe Cárdenas-Arroyo, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá
Inter-American Development Bank and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Visiting Senior Research Fellow, summer 1998
Decorative Patterns on Archaeological Pots: Considering the Symbolism of Art Styles in Ancient Southwestern Colombia and Northern Ecuador

Louis Cellauro, Lyon
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1998
The Muses, Mount Parnassus, and Renaissance Gardens

Albinia De La Mare, University of London (emerita)
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1998
Bartolomeo Sanvito of Padua: A Man of the Renaissance

Julian Gardner, University of Warwick
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, spring 1998
Giotto di Bondone: The Kress Madonna and Related Paintings

Sharon Hirsh, Dickinson College
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, summer 1998
The Symbolist City: Perspectives of Late-Nineteenth-Century Art and Urban Society

David R. Marshall, University of Melbourne
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1998
The Representation of Architecture: Mausoleum, Triumphal Bridge, Pyramid, from Raphael to Soane; and Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings of Gian Paolo Panini

Jerzy Miziołek, University of Warsaw
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1998
The Origins of Domestic Painting in Florence

Lauren M. O’Connell, Ithaca College
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, summer 1998
Viollet-le-Duc and Russian Architecture: A Study in the Politics of History

Yan Zheng, Shandong Provincial Museum
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Visiting Senior Research Fellow, fall 1998 and winter 1999
Stone Workshops of the Han Dynasty

1997–1998

Mieke Bal, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, spring 1998
Quoting Caravaggio

Jesús Bricefio Rosario, Instituto Nacional de Cultura, Trujillo, Peru
Association of Research Institutes in Art History Fellow, fall 1997
Orígenes de los Relieves en Barro de la Arquitectura Prehispánica en el Norte del Perú

Matteo Casini, Università di Firenze
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, summer 1997
The Compagnie della Calza: Pageantry, Politics, and Courtly Manners in Renaissance Venice

Juan Castañeda Murga, Instituto Pedagógico Juan Pablo II, Trujillo, Peru
Association of Research Institutes in Art History Fellow, summer 1997
El Vestido Indigena en la Provincia de Trujillo durante el Virreynato, Siglos XVI – XIX

Beth Cohen, New York City
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visting Senior Fellow, summer 1997
The Reinvention of the Bronze Portrait Bust all’antica in Renaissance Italy

Tracy Cooper, Temple University
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1997
The Trials of David: Triumph and Crisis in the Imagery of Doge Alvise I Mocenigo (1570–1577)

Sheldon Grossman, Washington, DC
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, summer 1997
Caravaggio’s Painting for the Chapel of the Pietà in the Chiesa Nuova and Its Historical Context

Suzanne Glover Lindsay, University of Pennsylvania
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1997
Embodying Modern Death: The Gisants and Transis of Nineteenth-Century France

Natalia Majluf, Museo de Arte de Lima
Inter-American Development Bank and Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Research Fellow, spring 1998
The Politics of Description: Pancho Fierro and the Development of Costumbrismo in Nineteenth-Century Peru

María Lía Munilla Lacasa, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Instituto de Teoría e Historia del Arte “Julio E. Payró”
Association of Research Institutes in Art History Fellow, spring 1998
Celebrating the Nation: Ephemeral Art in Revolutionary Festivals in the United States, Argentina, and Mexico

Ponciano Ortiz Ceballos, Universidad Veracruzana, Instituto de Antropología
Association of Research Institutes in Art History Fellow, fall 1997
Proyecto Arqueológico Manatí

Giovanna Perini, Università di Roma II Tor Vergata
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1997
Sir Joshua Reynolds’ Italian Sketchbooks in the United States

Svetlana Popović, Greenbelt, Maryland
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, summer 1997
The Crossroads: Monastic Architecture in the Balkans, 400–1500

Horst Vey, Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe (emeritus)
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1997
Catalogue Raisonné of the Paintings and Oil Sketches of Anthony van Dyck


1996–1997

Lauro Cavalcanti, Paqa Imperial, Rio de Janeiro
Association of Research Institutes in Art History Fellow, summer–fall 1996
Architecture under the Good Neighbor Policy: Architectural Relations between Brazil and the United States in the 1930s and 1940s

Elizabeth C. Childs, Washington University in Saint Louis
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, spring 1997
In Search of Paradise: Painting and Photography in Colonial Tahiti, 1880 – 1905

Beth Cohen, New York City
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, spring 1997
The Reinvention of the Bronze Portrait Bust “all’antica” in Renaissance Italy

Edward S. Harwood, Bates College
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, winter 1997
Association and Romantic Landscaping: A Study of the Meanings and Contexts of John Constable’s The Cenotaph

Claudia Lazzaro, Cornell University
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1996
Visual Representations of Florentine Cultural Identity in the Sixteenth Century

Michael J. Lewis, Williams College
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, winter 1997
An Architectural History of Philadelphia (Philadelphia Architects in Washington, DC)

Sonia Lombardo de Ruiz, Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Mexico City
Inter-American Development Bank and Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Research Fellow, fall 1996 / winter 1997
Documental and Bibliographic Research: Mexico City, 1759–1810

Jerzy Miziolek, University of Warsaw
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1996
Italian Renaissance Domestic Paintings from the Lanckoronski Collection at the Royal Castle, Cracow

Ricardo Morales Gamarra, Archaeological Project Huaca de la Luna and El Brujo, Universidad Nacional de Trujillo
Inter-American Development Bank and Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Research Fellow, spring–summer 1997
Stylistic, Iconographic, and Technological Studies of Moche Mural Art

Stanislaus von Moos, Universität Zürich
Paul Mellon Visiting Senior Fellow, fall 1997
Ut pictura . . . Architecture and the Visual Arts, 1945–1955: Fragments of a Dialogue

Svetlana Popovič, Greenbelt, Maryland
Ailsa Mellon Bruce Visiting Senior Fellow, spring 1997
The Crossroads: Monastic Architecture in the Balkans, Fifth to Fifteenth Century