John Witty

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John Witty is the 2018–20 Anne L. Poulet Curatorial Fellow and a doctoral candidate at Emory University. His dissertation analyzes the intersection of art, architecture, and the decorative arts in the altarpiece designs of Paolo Veneziano’s workshop. He obtained a B.F.A. in Printmaking at Washington University in St. Louis and an M.A. in Art History at Williams College. He has held curatorial internships and fellowships at the Ringling Museum of Art, the National Gallery of Art, Washington, and the High Museum of Art, among others. He coauthored an article on Giorgio Vasari’s Libro de’ Disegni, published in Facture: Conservation, Science, Art History in 2013, and presented dissertation research at the Kalamazoo Medieval Congress in 2017.