Emily Leonardo

EMILY LEONARDO is a PhD candidate specializing in postwar Europe, with a specific focus on artistic exchange between France and the United States in the 1960s. Her dissertation, “Interventions into the Geographic,” considers the themes of nature and displacement in relation to the site-specific work of Yves Klein, Ben Vautier, and Noël Dolla. General areas of interest include collective practices, public art, environmental theory, and the phenomenology of place. She is currently the curator of a private art collection in New York.

Emily.Leonardo@stonybrook.edu