Graduate Students

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Allen, Lily (Doctoral Program)
lily.allen@email.ucr.edu
Areas of interest: 19th- and early-20th-century art of the United States, Spain and France. Global Impressionism. Early history of photography, particularly West-Coast Pictorialism

Awards/Fellowships: UCR/CMP Photography Fellowship
Appleby, Zoe (MA Program)
zoe.appleby@email.ucr.edu

Area of Interest: Medieval art history, interdisciplinary academics, curation, and theories of aesthetics.

Awards/Fellowships: 2018-2019 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship
H.C. ArnoldArnold, H.C. (MA Program)
homer.arnold@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: Postmodern and contemporary art with a particular focus on sound art, post-studio practices, installation art, Los Angeles during the 1970s, conceptualism, minimalism and post-minimalist sculpture, and counterculture aesthetics.

Awards/Fellowships: 2018-2019 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award in the Department of Art History; 2019-2020 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship
MollyBondBond, Molly (Doctoral Program)
molly.bond@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: 15th-17th century European art; the development of meta-representations within early modern art.

Awards/Fellowships: 2017-2018 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship
Chestnut, Shannon (MA Program)
shannon.chestnut@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: Material Culture, Museum Studies, Postcolonialism, and Feminism

Awards/Fellowships: 2019-2020 UCR Graduate Division Fellowship
chiangsmallChiang, Wan-Ling (Doctoral Program)
wanling.chian@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: 20th century Asian art and cultural politics, with particular interests in the process of canon formation as well as related issues including taste, identity, cultural transmission and the history of art historical writing.
Savannah DearhamerDearhamer, Savannah (MA Program)
savannah.dearhamer@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: Late 19th century/20th century Western art history, artists concerning WWII politics, Jewish artists and patronage, gender studies, as well as contemporary topics in museum studies and the commercial art world.

Awards/Fellowships: 2019 Barbara B. Brink Graduate Travel Award, 2018-2019 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship
FalzoneFalzone Robinson, Carlotta (Doctoral Candidate)
carlotta.falzonerobinson@email.ucr.edu

Dissertation title: Archibald Knox: British Modernity and Celtic Identity

Awards/Fellowships: 2017 Paul Mellon Centre for British Art, London: Research Support Grant, 2017/18 UCR CIS: Global 19th Century Student Fellow and Graduate Student Research Grant, UCR Graduate Mentoring Research Award
Hart, Rebekkah (MA Program)
rebekkah.hart@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: 14th-16th century England, Trecento Italy, the intersection of devotion and materiality

Awards/Fellowships: 2018-2019 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship
Henry, Alexandra (MA Program)
alexandra.henry@email.ucr.edu
LithgowLithgow, Timothy (MA Program)
timothy.lithgow@email.ucr.edu

Area of Interest: Twentieth and twenty-first century modern and contemporary art with particular interest in the history of photography.

Awards/Fellowships: 2017 Richard G. Carrott Graduate Travel Award
McGill, Molly (Doctoral Program)
molly.mcgill@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: Modern and contemporary art, vernacular visual culture, commercial animation and its relationship to art history, Disney, canon formation, early twentieth century art history

Awards/Fellowships: Chancellor's Distinguished Fellowship 2019-2020
Millhauser, Chloe (MA Program)
chloe.millhauser@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: Interwar German painting, psychoanalysis, and the interaction of politics and art

Awards/Fellowships: 2019-2020 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship
neri-lewissmallNeri Lewis, Cynthia (Doctoral Candidate)
cynthia.neri@email.ucr.edu

Area of Interest: Early Modern Ibero-American art, with an emphasis on the art of the missions of Northern New Spain/ Spanish borderlands.

Dissertation title: Illuminated Walls of the California Missions: The Index of American Design California Project (1936-1942) and the Creation of a Usable Past

Awards/Fellowships: Academy of American Franciscan History Dissertation Fellowship, 2019, 2017-2018 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship, 2017-2018 Richard G. Carrott Graduate Travel Award.
Daniel PowazekPowazek, Daniel (MA Program)
daniel.powazek@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: Early modern printmaking; the uses and reception of the printed image, regarding in particular popular and low-art prints.
querinsmallQuerin, Camilla (Doctoral Candidate)
camilla.querin@email.ucr.edu

Area of Interest: Contemporary art and photography with a special attention to the intersection between visual arts and politics. Her primary focus is artistic production and curatorial practices during the dictatorships that shaped Latin American political and cultural history of the 1960s-1980s.

Dissertation title: Dialectics of Malandragem: When Arts Transform the Outcast into a Hero

Awards/Fellowships: CMP/UCR Curatorial Fellowship, 2018-2019 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship, 2018 Richard G. Carrott Graduate Travel Award, 2017-2018 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship, 2016-2017 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship
Daniela Ruano OrantesRuano Orantes, Daniela (MA Program)
druan004@ucr.edu

Areas of interest: Contemporary Latin American art, specially within the scope of the Central American diaspora in the United States
Salisbury, Sarah (Doctoral Program)
sarah.salisbury@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: Art of Americas, Modernism, Contemporary
Sanchez, Estefania (MA Program)
estefania.sanchez@email.ucr.edu

Areas of interest: Mesoamerican Art and Modern Latin American Art and Museum Studies

Awards/Fellowships: 2019-2020 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship
Cambra SklarzSklarz, Cambra (Doctoral Program)
cambra.sklarz@email.ucr.edu

Area of Interest: American art of the eighteenth, nineteenth, and early twentieth centuries.
Tesoro, Lauren (MA Program)
lauren.tesoro@email.ucr.edu

Areas of Interest: Modern and Contemporary art, Material Culture and its influences on art production
Vanegas Rocha, Jennifer (MA Program)
jennifer.venegasrocha@email.ucr.edu

Areas of interest: Latinx American Studies, Museum Education, Contemporary Latinx American Art, Post-Colonial theory.

Awards/Fellowships: 2019-2020 Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts Fellowship