Clarissa Chevalier 
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Clarissa Chevalier (she/her) is an art historian, interdisciplinary researcher, and writer. She is currently working towards a PhD in art history at UC San Diego with a specialization in the Program for Interdisciplinary Environmental Researched, received an MA in art history from Savannah College of Art and Design, and a BA in cinema arts and art history from Columbia College Chicago. Chevalier’s research areas are underpinned broadly by the global environmental crisis and include contemporary science/art collaborations, posthuman feminism, expanded definitions of science, craft mediums with an emphasis on ceramics, and the ecological practices of historically under-recognized artists, including the work of Agnes Denes.  
Email: cchevalier @
Clarissa Chevalier 

Art + Science History, 
Interdisciplinary Research & Writing 


2021 – 2027 [anticipated]
    Art History PhD student, Dept. of Visual Arts, University of California San Diego,

2018 – 2020
    M.A., Art History, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, Graduated
    Summa Cum Laude, Art History Thesis: Anticipating the Anthropocene: Agnes
    Denes’s Public Works, 1968–1998

2014 – 2018
    B.A., Cinema Arts, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL, Minor in Art History,
    Graduated Summa Cum Laude, Art History Thesis: At the Intersection of Past and
    Future: Daniel Buren, Faheem Majeed, and the Realization of Institutional Critique     in 2018