Past IAS Grant Holders


Dissertation Research Grant

Alexa McCarthy, PhD candidate, University of St. Andrews, Scotland, 2021

“Blue Paper in Amsterdam and the Italian Tradition”

Lucia Colombari, PhD candidate, University of Virginia, 2021

“Conflicting Cultures: Exhibiting Italy at the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco”


Research and Publication Grant

Dr. Jennifer Griffiths, Art Historian and Academic Coordinator, University of Georgia Cortona Program, 2021

Marisa Mori and the Futurists

Dr. Joanne Allen, Senior Professorial Lecturer in Art History, American University, 2021

Transforming the Church Interior in Renaissance Florence


IAS/Kress Foundation International Travel Grant

Antonio Urquízar, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Madrid, Spain, 2018

Early Modern Spanish Descriptions of North African Architecture

Alessandro Vanoli, Independent Scholar, Rome, 2018

Hercules in Sicily: The Mediterranean Past in Fifteenth-Century African and Spanish Sources

Alessandro Vanoli, Independent Scholar, Rome Italy, 2018

“Hercules in Sicily: The Mediterranean Past in Fifteenth-Century African and Spanish Sources”

Giuseppa Zanichelli, Università degli Studi di Salerno, 2016

Female Patronage in Rome in the Eleventh Century

Christiane Martina Elster, Bibliotheca Hertziana, Rome, 2016

Papal Textile Gifts in the Late Thirteenth Century—Objects, Actors, Functions

Guendalina Serafinelli, Università di Roma “La Sapienza,” Rome, 2016

When Friendship Matters: Giacinto Brandi and the Privy Chamberlain of Pope Innocent X Pamphilj

Anna Marazuela Kim, Courtauld Institute of Art, London, 2016

Reformations of the Idol in Maerten van Heemskerck’s St. Luke and the Virgin (ca. 1550s)

Pietro Roccasecca, Accademia di Belle Arti, Rome, 2016

Disegno: The Intersection of Representation and Knowledge

Sabina de Cavi, Universidad de Córdoba, 2016

Early Modern Theory of Linear Drawing in Italy and Spain: the Pre-history of Design

Klaus Krüger, Freie Universität, Berlin, 2016

The Evidence of Images

Alexis Culotta, American Academy of Art, Chicago, 2016

Co-opetition and Its Basis in Renaissance Art History: An Overview

Giada Damen, The Morgan Library and Museum, 2016

Relics of the Antique Gods in Sixteenth Century Venice


IAS Conference Travel Grant for Emerging Scholars

No grants at this time.


IAS Conference Travel Grant for Modern Topics

No grants at this time.

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