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 


Chevalier, Clarissa. "Agnes Denes: Ecological Art and Cultural Sustainability." The  Palgrave Handbook of Global Sustainability.Edited by Robert Brinkmann. London: Palgrave Macmillan. 2022.

Chevalier, Clarissa. "Eco-Phenomenology and the Maintenance of Eco Art: Agnes Denes's A Forest for Australia." Australian and New Zealand Journal of Art, vol 21, no 2, 273–290.

Chevalier, Clarissa, Caroline Giddis, Jay Buchanan, and Holly Gabelmann. "Collaboration." CAA Conversations.

Chevalier, Clarissa. “Urban Interventions and Eco Art: Wheatfield, A Confrontation (1982).” Power Clash Art. May 17, 2021.

Chevalier, Clarissa. “Autonomy.” Soft Quarterly, Winter 2020/21, 88–89.

Chevalier, Clarissa. "Energy Transfer." Plant Press Zine. 2021.

Chevalier, Clarissa, and Caroline E. Giddis. “Filling the Gap with Experimental Arts Journal Tesserae Press.” Edited by Jackie Andrews. Power Clash Art, December 14, 2020.

Chevalier, Clarissa. “I Bleed All the Time & I’m Fine: A Conversation with Karina Rosenstein.” Tesserae Press, October 19, 2020.

Chevalier, Clarissa. “Exhibition Review: The Surprising Intimacy of a PDF.” Tesserae Press, September 5, 2020.

Chevalier, Clarissa. “The Abandoned LeConte Woodmanston Plantation and Botanical Garden.” Georgia Historical Society, 2019.