Giulia Morale

PhD candidate; Associate Lecturer

Thesis: Sicilian Abstraction and Trans-Mediterranean modernism in Italy and beyond (1950s-1970s)

Supervisor: Professor Sarah Wilson

Funded by:

The Consortium for the Humanities and the Arts South-east England (CHASE) (2021-2023)

The Courtauld Scholarship (2020-2021)


2020-present: PhD candidate, Courtauld Institute of Art

2018-2019: MSt in History of Art and visual Culture, University of Oxford

2014-2017: BA in Philosophy, University College London (UCL)


Associate Lecturer BA2 Cold War Cultures: Art in a Divided World 1945-1991 (2022-2023)

Teaching Assistant BA2 Frameworks for Interpretations (2021-2022)

Research Interests

  • Post-war Italian art
  • Sicily and the Mediterranean
  • North African and Moroccan modernism
  • Migration, art and politics

Curated Exhibitions

VII Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Moscow, 2020-21