SIGA briefs

1/1/2023 People

Luis Javier Cuesta appointed Council Member for SCSC

Luis Javier Cuesta has been appointed as a Council Member for the Sixteenth Century Society and Conference, class of 2025

9/15/2022 People

Adam Jasienski named Berenson Fellow and Thoma Fellow

Adam Jasienski has been named the Berenson Fellow at Villa I Tatti as well as the Marilynn Thoma Fellow in Art of the Spanish Americas.

9/15/2022 People

Ronda Kasl appointed Scholar in Practice

Ronda Kasl has been appointed Scholar in Practice on Columbia University’s Committee on Global Thought, a multidisciplinary forum established to advance understanding of global issues and challenges.

9/1/2022 People

Laura Fernández González promoted

Laura Fernández González has been promoted to Associate Professor (T/R; what is called elsewhere in the UK as Reader) effective from 1st September 2022.

7/3/2022 People

Orlando Hernández Ying appointed Curatorial Associate at the Hispanic Society Museum & Library

Orlando Hernández Ying has been recently appointed Curatorial Associate at the Hispanic Society Museum & Library where he will co-curate an exhibit of José Clemente Orozco’s drawings and will continue his research on 19th-century Peruuvian watercolorist Pancho Fierro.

7/2/2022 People

Laura Fernandez Gonzalez awarded Leverhume Trust fellowship

Laura Fernández González has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship for 2022-2023 for her second book project on early modern city ports of the Iberian World. The project entitled: “Global Iberia: Architecture and Empire in the early modern ‘Ports of the Indies’” explores the architectural and urban development of four key city ports of the early modern Iberian world, namely, Lisbon, Old Goa, Seville and Havana.

5/20/2022 People

Adam Jasienski promoted

Adam Jasienski was promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure in the Meadows School of the Arts at SMU.

4/20/2022 People

Alexandra Letvin named curator at Princeton

Alexandra Letvin has been named the inaugural Duane Wilder, Class of 1951, Associate Curator of European Art at the Princeton University Art Museum.