Lynne Lee

After earning a BA in English Literature from the University of Oxford, Lynne Lee attended the University of Chicago to complete a Master's degree in Art History, writing a thesis on the meanings of Felix Gonzalez-Torres's participatory work for contemporary viewers. At Rice, Lee will specialize in Afro-Brazilian modernism and its transatlantic network. More broadly, she is interested in Afro-Latin American modern art and the historiography of the reception of African art in the West.

Major & Minor Specializations

Major: Latin American modern art

Minor: Art of the African diaspora


2021-2022 William A. Camfield Graduate Fellowship


Curriculum Vitae

Lynne Lee CV