Aaron Slodounik is an art historian who writes about eighteenth- and nineteenth-century European art and the history of photography. His research and teaching interests include the intersection of art and human rights; gender and sexuality; traveling objects; print culture; and photography. His dissertation, The Painter and His Poets: Paul Gauguin and Interartistic Exchange, examines objects and texts exchanged between the artist and his Symbolist literary peers in 1890s France. His research has been supported by grants and fellowships from the CUNY Graduate Center, Van Gogh Museum, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the NEA Foundation.
New York, NY
CUNY Graduate Center