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Archives for August 2013

Dr. Louise Arizzoli

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Instructional Assistant Professor
Art History

PhD, Indiana University
MA, Indiana University
MA, University of Rome “La Sapienza”

email: larizzol@olemiss.edu

 

 

 

Louise Arizzoli received her PhD in Art History from Indiana University in 2013, with a specialization in the history of collections in France and in America, Nineteenth century as well as Renaissance and Baroque European Art. She also holds an MA in art history from Indiana University and an MA from the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, with a concentration on museum studies. Before moving to the United States in 2005, she pursued a bachelor’s degree at the University of “Roma Tre”, and she worked as an archivist and exhibition organizer in Rome, Italy. Prior to joining the University of Mississippi in the Spring 2013, she was Acting Curator for Western Art before 1800 at the Indiana University Art Museum.

She has received several fellowships and grants among which a Junior Fellowship at the Frick Collection’s Center for the History of Collecting in America in New York; she has presented her scholarly work at conferences and published articles in journals such as the Journal of the History of Collections, Les Cahiers d’Histoire de l’Art and Studi di storia dell’arte.

She is currently working at a monograph dedicated to James Hazen Hyde (1876-1959), an American art collector who lived in Paris between the two World Wars.

Dr. Kris Belden-Adams

 

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Assistant Professor of Art
Art History

MPh, PhD, City University of New York Graduate Center
MA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
email: kkbelden@olemiss.edu

 

 

 

Dr. Kris Belden-Adams received her PhD in Modern and contemporary art history with a specialization in the history of photography from the City University of New York Graduate Center. She also has an MA in Art History, Theory, and Criticism with a concentration in contemporary art from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Her scholarly work on the history of art, photography and visual culture has been published by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Photographies, Southern Studies, Afterimage, and Cabinet.

Dr. Belden-Adams is the editor of the book Photography and Failure (2017, Bloomsbury). She has contributed two chapters to that volume, as well as to a forthcoming book on before-and-after photography (2017). Her current research focuses on vernacular photography, including composite portraiture and the selfie.