Katie Loney specializes in art of the United States, with a particular focus on decorative arts and collecting practices at the turn of the twentieth century. Her current research considers how Americans participated in the production, distribution, consumption, and use of decorative arts in an international context. Katie’s interests include issues of cosmopolitanism, exchange, and display, as well as nineteenth-century Islamic art and Orientalism.
PhD, University of Pittsburgh, in progress
MA, Indiana University, 2015
BA, University of Oregon, 2010