The origin of artistic resources and their relationship to the landscape; the connections between sustainable food culture and visual culture; traditional materials and techniques of painting, writing, drawing, and photography, and their connection to the environment throughout history and in contemporary artistic production.
Grants and Fellowships
Research Grant Recipient/ Temple University OVPR Arts and Humanties Grant / The Hearth Project, www.thebottegaprojects.com. 2019-2022
Research Grant Recipient / Branca Center of the Cini Foundation / Venice, Italy. The Cookbook of Secrets. 2018
Publications and Conferences
The Origin of Resources: Sustainable and Experiential Learning in Italy. The Journal of Sustainability Education. 2020
The Reconciliation of Material and Time: Recreating Masaccio’s “Expulsion.” Presented at the Othello’s Island Conference on Medieval Art. CVAR, Cyprus, Greece. 2016