Maria Beatriz H. Carrión

Maria Beatriz H. Carrión

Research Interests

  • Major: Latin American Art, 1750 to the present; Minor: History of Photography


  • M.A. in Art History, Tulane University, 2018
  • B.A. in Liberal Arts, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, 2015

Maria Beatriz H. Carrión is a Ph.D. Candidate in Art History at The Graduate Center, CUNY, where she specializes in nineteenth-century art of the Americas, with a focus on photography, the representation of Indigenous peoples, and ecocritical issues.  Her research has been supported by the Terra Foundation of American Art, the Mellon Foundation, Fundación Cisneros, CUNY’s Early Research Initiative, and the Stone Center for Latin American Studies. She has worked at the Rijksmuseum, the James Gallery, the Morgan Library and Museum, and the New Orleans Museum of Art.