Aaron Slodounik

Aaron Slodounik is an art historian who writes about modern art and the history of photography. His research interests include French Symbolism, artist’s books, transgender phenomena in art, and depictions of the African diaspora in Europe. He received a PhD from the CUNY Graduate Center with a certificate in women's studies in June 2021. His research has been supported by grants and fellowships from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the NEA Foundation, the CUNY Graduate Center and the Van Gogh Museum. He is at work on a book project, tentatively entitled Savage Whiteness: Paul Gauguin and the Birth of Modernism.


New York, NY



Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art



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