Isabella Lores-Chavez

Isabella Lores-Chavez

Isabella Lores-Chavez is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Art History and Archaeology at Columbia University, specializing in 17th century Dutch painting. She is particularly interested in still life,trompe l’oeil, and the work of the Leidenfijnschilders. Her dissertation will consider closely the physical process of making a still life, studying the relationship between drawing and painting as well as the possible pursuit of knowledge aboutnaturaliaandartificialiathat painters sought in the process. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Art History from Yale University in 2012. In 2013, she curated a small exhibition of drawings at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, entitledDutch and French Genre Drawings from the Robert Lehman Collection. She has also worked at the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Yale University Art Gallery, the Museum of Biblical Art, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Currently she is the Academic Coordinator for the Getty Project “Spanish Italy and the Iberian Americas.” Born in Cali, Colombia, Isabella grew up in Los Angeles and currently resides in New York City.

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