Irene Gilodi, M.A.

Postgraduate Research Assistant

Phone: +39 055 24911-69
Fax: +39 055 24911-55

Irene Gilodi M. A. studied art history, cultural management and musicology at the Università Ca' Foscari in Venice, the Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. In 2016 she received her M.A. from the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin with a thesis on mosaic floors in the 12th century and their relationship to medieval encyclopedic texts (advisors Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wolf and Prof. Dr. Stefan Trinks), titled: "A medieval image of the world: the mosaic from the church San Salvatore in Turin". In 2017, she started her PhD project on mosaic floors in the Mediterranean region depicting the earth, from Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages (advisor Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wolf), and since spring 2017 she has been a member of the Scuola dottorale confederale in Civiltà Italiana at the Università della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano. From 2013 to 2016, she worked as student assistant for the Mediathek of the Institute for Art and Visual History of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin; in 2016, she was student assistant and since 2017 graduate assistant at the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, in the department Gerhard Wolf.

  • Medieval floors in the Mediterranean area
  • Cartography and encyclopedic diagrams in the Middle Ages
  • Ornaments between mosaics and textiles
  • Digital Art History


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