Diana Gisolfi

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Professor History of Art and Design dgisolfi@pratt.edu 718.636.3598 p 718.636.3501 f Brooklyn Campus, East Hall 202

Current Course Listing (2)

21/SP-HAD-431P-01 Pandemic: Venice and the Visual Arts in Times of Plaque

21/SP-HAD-630-01 Michelangelo Seminar


Undergraduate study Manhattanville, B.A., Radcliffe/Harvard; Yale graduate work, M.A.,Ph.D., University of Chicago


Served as Chair of Art History until 1999. Developed and directs the Pratt in Venice program; lectures and chairs sessions regularly at CAA and RSA and at international conferences; contributed essays to three international exhibitions on Paolo Veronese: Venice (2011), Sarasota, Florida (2012-13), and Verona (2014); Lecture on Tintoretto Giornate di Studio, Venice 2018, to be published 2020. Publications include: Paolo Veronese and the Practice of Painting in Late Renaissance Venice (Yale, 2017), The Rule, the Bible, and the Council: The Library of the Benedictine Abbey at Praglia (CAA Monograph Series, 1998; On Classic Ground, Caudine Country (Illustrations), and articles in: Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin, Artibus et Historiae, Arte Veneta, The Art Bulletin, The Dictionary of Art (Oxford Art Online), Ateneo Veneto, Renaissance Quarterly, Burlington Magazine, and caareviews.org.

former Porter prize committee chair, program committee of Italian Art Society, current Annual Conference Committee of CAA.