Ph.D. candidate, Natasha Mao, has been awarded the Walter Read Hovey Scholarship of the Pittsburgh Foundation and a grant from the Humanities Research Center at Rice University to attend an archival research course at the Medici Archive Project in Florence, Italy, in the summer of 2017.
Mao has also published two recent articles:
Natasha Mao. “‘Bevi Se Puoi:’ An Italian Renaissance Tantalus Cup in the Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza.” Faenza, Bollettino del Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche Cll, no. 2 (2016): 37-53.
Natasha Mao and Diane Wolfthal, “Newly Discovered Penitent Magdalen by Giampietrino.” Source: Notes in the History of Art 35, no.4 (Summer 2016): 311-21.