Dr. Sria Chatterjee


Sria Chatterjee is an art historian and environmental humanities scholar. Sria specializes in the political ecologies of art and design in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, with a particular focus on transnational environmental histories, the histories of art and science, and the relationships between climate and race. She is currently Associate Scholar at the Max-Planck Kunsthistorisches Institut, Florenz and a Contributing Editor at British Art Studies, the open access peer-reviewed journal co-published by the Paul Mellon Center and the Yale Center for British Art in New Haven. Sria holds a PhD from Princeton University and was awarded the Charlotte Elizabeth Procter Honorific Fellowship in 2019. She has published in a number of peer-reviewed journals and is currently completing her first monograph.