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Miss Elisabetta Maistri, BA (Padova, 2012), MA (Venezia, 2015), MA (Venezia, 2017)

Contact Miss Elisabetta Maistri (email at elisabetta.maistri@durham.ac.uk)


I hold a three-year Bachelor degree in Economic Law from the University of Padua obtained in July 2012. During the academic year 2012/2013 I was a visiting student at the University of Trento and a MA student at Ca' Foscari University of Venice. From Ca' Foscari, I obtained a two-year Master of Arts in Economics and Management of Arts and Cultural activities in March 2015 and another two-year Master of Arts in History of Arts and Conservation of Artistic Heritage in July 2017. In the meantime, in June 2016, I obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Registrar Profession from the Istituto Europeo del Design of Venice.

Research project

My Ph.D. research investigates the reception of Spanish art in post-Napoleonic Italy.

Research Interests

  • Baroque Art
  • Curatorial studies
  • European Cultural History
  • European urbanism c. 1400 - 1900
  • Italian art c. 1800
  • Museology and Museography
  • Scenography and Theatre Buildings
  • Spanish art c. 1800
  • The history of pigments and colours

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