The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum welcomes the recipients of the Research Center fellowship awards for the 2015-2016 academic year. Each Research Center fellow will present a public lecture during his or her residence at the Research Center.

Elizabeth Ferrell, Post-doctoral Fellowship 

Title: Assistant Professor, Art History, Arcadia University
Ph.D.: History of Art, University of California, Berkeley
Project: “The Ring around the Rose:  Jay DeFeo and her Circle”
Dates: February 1-July 29, 2016

Kate Flint, Senior Fellowship 

Title: Provost Professor of English and Art History, and Chair of Art History, University of Southern California
Ph.D.: English and Art History, Oxford University
Project: “Flash! Photography, Writing, and Surprising Illumination”
Dates: June 1-August 31, 2016

Alicia Inez Guzman, Pre-doctoral Fellowship 

Title: Ph.D. candidate, Visual and Cultural Studies, University of Rochester
M.A.: Visual and Cultural Studies, University of Rochester
Project: “Connected in Isolation:  Land and Landscape in New Mexico, 1900-2000”
Dates: September 1, 2015-May 31, 2016

Martin Padget, Senior Fellowship 

Title: Senior Lecturer, English, Aberystwyth University, Wales, UK
Ph.D.: American Literature, University of California, San Diego
M.A.: American Literature, University of California, San Diego
Project: “Paul Strand:  Photography, Modernism and the World”
Dates: May 16-August 19, 2016

Karli Wurzelbacher, Pre-Doctoral Fellowship 

Title: Ph.D. candidate, Art History, University of Delaware
M.A.: Art History, Hunter College, City University of New York
Project: “American Modernism and Reverse Painting on Glass”
Dates: January 4-June 30, 2016