Professor of Art History, University of Campinas
Claudia Mattos-Avolese is Professor of Art History at the University of Campinas (UNICAMP), and board member of the Comité International d’Histoire de l’Art (CIHA). She holds a Ph.D. from the Freie Universität Berlin, and publishes primarily on nineteenth- and twentieth-century Brazilian art and art theory. Her recent essays include "Geography, Art Theory, and New Perspectives for an Inclusive Art History", Art Bulletin (October 2014), and “Existe-t-il un art brésilien?” Perspective (2/2013). At Harvard Mattos-Avolese is working on a project on art and ecology in Brazil.