AHA Officers 2017 – 2018
Caroline Phillips – Graduate Co-Chair, AHA Symposium Co-Chair
Research Interests: relics and memory, networks of patronage in the Italian Baroque
Favorite Museum: Galleria Borghese
Museum pet peeve: taking pictures of the art without actually looking at the art
Marianna Finke – Undergraduate Co-Chair
Current Favorite Artists: Nick Alm and Toyin Ojih Odutola
Career Aspirations: Working within the Public Art sector, maybe at an Arts Council, or as a public arts manager. One can always dream!
Song I will always dance to no matter what: Bootylicous
Emily Shinn– AHA Symposium Co-Chair, Communications & Marketing
Primary Interests: late nineteenth through early twentieth century European and American painting and sculpture, particularly early Modernism and the interwar period
Favorite Museums: Art Institute of Chicago, Wadsworth Atheneum, MoMA, Musée d’Orsay
Lucy Miller– Professional Development, AHA Art Show Co-Chair
Research Interests: Identity, race and cultural exchange in Roman & Egyptian art, Isiac ritual practice, and contemporary photography from 1960’s onwards.
Favorite Museums: Tate Modern, British Museum, and Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Alexandra Schneider – AHA Art Show Co-Chair, Treasurer, Faculty & GTFF Union Liaison
Area of Specialization: Classical Antiquity
Favorite Art Museum: The Getty Villa
MOST Favorite Artist: Vermeer
Leanna Zamosc – Fundraising
Research Interests: Contemporary Art and Israeli artist Yael Bartana’s focus on the complicated cultural and historical relationship between Jewish and Polish identities after the Holocaust and Zionist movement.
Favorite Museum: Too many favorites to choose from.
Least Favorite Artist: Jeff Koons