Giulia Paoletti

Core Lecturer ​for Art Humanities​

African art and History of Photography
Ph.D., Columbia University, 2015

Contact Information

Phone: (212) 854-5303
Office: 925 Schermerhorn
Office Hours: Thursdays, 4-6


Giulia graduated from Sussex University (UK) and holds two master's degree in art history. Her doctoral dissertation (Columbia University, 2015) focuses on the history of photography in Senegal. Her research was supported by awards and fellowships from the National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston inter alia. In 2015, was was guest curator for the exhibition "In and Out of the Studio: Photographic Portraits from West Africa" at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Her writing has appeared in journals and publications including the The Studio Museum in Harlem, African Arts, and the Met's Bulletin.