Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Ph.D. Student Allison Caplan Awarded Paid Getty Internship for 2015-2016

March 27th, 2015

Allison Caplan, a Ph.D. student in Art History and Latin American Studies, will be joining the Getty Graduate Internship Program for 2015-2016. She will be conducting research for the upcoming Pre-Columbian art exhibition, ‘€œLuxury Arts in the Ancient Americas,‘€ and its accompanying catalogue. The exhibition is part of the Getty‘€™s initiative, Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, and will show at the Getty and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2017. Allison‘€™s research for the exhibition builds on her work for her Ph.D. dissertation on central Mexican indigenous aesthetics and materiality.