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Annie Abernathy

Annie Abernathy is a sophomore, majoring in the History of Art and Architecture and pursuing minors in Museum Studies and French. Currently, she is an intern at the Carnegie Museum of Art where she is conducting preliminary research for an upcoming exhibition on art and economic inequality. This semester she has also been awarded the Archival Scholar Research Award and is researching materiality and identity in artists' books and zines in the Frick Fine Arts Library collection.

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Amanda Bartko

Amanda N. Bartko is a senior double majoring in Psychology, and the History of Art and Architecture, with minors in Studio Arts and Museum Studies. Amanda has become interested in contemporary artists and institutions throughout her undergraduate career, and has pursued both during her senior year in meaningful ways. Amanda holds an internship in the education department at the Mattress Factory, and has done extensive research on contemporary artists’ productions on Instagram.

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Catherine Battipaglia

Catherine Battipaglia is currently a junior majoring in Architectural Studies while also pursuing a minor in Studio Arts.  While growing up in Long Island, New York Catherine’s fascination for art and architecture began when she was just a young girl visiting New York City with her family.  She was in awe of the amazing designs of the skyscrapers and the beautiful detailing of the architecture throughout the city.  Now, over a decade later, that early fascination has truly blossomed while she has been st

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Kieran Bell

Kieran Bell is a senior Civil/Structural Engineering student with a minor in Architecture-Design. Born and raised in suburban Philadelphia, Kieran was both imaginative and insatiably curious from a young age, leading him to believe that only a renaissance-man-style career would be right for him. Not much has changed, as he plans to graduate in December and enter the work force as a Structural/Architectural Engineer.

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Kailyn Clancy

Kailyn Clancy is a senior and will be graduating this spring with a Bachelors degree in Architectural Studies. After graduation she will attend graduate school to continue her academic pursuits in Architecture.  Kailyn is currently an intern at Renaissance 3 Architects, an architectural design firm in Pittsburgh; she is also a member of the Pitt Women’s track and field team.

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Caroline Fazzini

Caroline Fazzini is a senior majoring in the History of Art and Architecture and Studio Arts and minoring in Museum Studies. During her time as a student at the University of Pittsburgh, she has received the Archival Scholars Research Award as well as the Friends of Frick Fine Arts Research Award, which allowed her to travel to Los Angeles to visit the Getty Research Institute and exhibitions pertinent to her senior thesis.

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Esra Daghestani

Esra Daghestani is a senior from Meadville, PA, majoring in Architecture with a minor in Studio Arts. She has always been interested in art and science and found architecture to be the perfect mix. Esra has completed all the design studios offered at the University of Pittsburgh, including the Honors Design Studio 4. At Pitt, she has served as Secretary (2016-2017) and Treasurer (2017-2018) for the American Institute of Architecture Students at Pitt (AIAS).

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Kendall Dunn

Kendall Dunn is a Senior majoring in History of Art & Architecture with two minors in Museum Studies and Studio Arts. She is currently serving as an Undergraduate Teaching Assistant for Alex Taylor in his Museum Studies class, History & Ethics of Collecting. She also served as a Teaching Assistant for Introduction to World Art History, taught by Maria D’Anniballe. Her inspiration to obtain a career in museum studies evolved from her study abroad experience in Florence, Italy.

 

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Jabari Cook

Jabari Cook is a freshman double majoring in Political Science and International and Area Studies with a minor in Philosophy. Growing up in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, his interests have always lied in international politics and foreign language, but after taking multiple art history and philosophy classes in high school, he discovered his passion for studying fine arts as well.

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Sean Echnat

Sean Echnat is a Pittsburgh native and a senior majoring in Architectural Studies.  He began his time at Pitt knowing he wanted to be involved with the design of buildings and started his studies with civil engineering.  His interest in the history of architecture along with its form made him wary of his original decision so he decided to switch majors in order to pursue his passion of design and to escape the lack of creativity in engineering.

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