Dr. Agata Pietrasik (Warsaw/Berlin)
Agata Pietrasik, art historian, is a Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellow in the History of Art. She is a graduate of the University of Warsaw and Freie Universität in Berlin. She earned her PhD with a thesis on 1940s art in Poland. Her research interests include post-war modernism in Europe, representations of the Holocaust and World War II in the visual arts, and their contemporary political and social contexts. She has received grants from the German Academic Exchange Service DAAD and the Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte in Paris. She is currently working on the project »How Exhibitions Rebuilt Europe. Exhibiting War Crimes in the 1940s« as part of the Getty/ACLS Fellowships. A forthcoming book entitled Art in a Disrupted World. Poland, 1939–1949, will be published in spring 2021.
War Crimes Exhibitions in France and Poland
Panel: Panel II: Research | May 27 Thursday 10:15 – 11:15 a.m.