Dr. Elena Chestnova

Preisträgerin des Theodor-Fischer-Preis 2018. Forschungsaufenthalt am Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte vom 21. Januar 2019 bis zum 22. Mai 2019.


Zimmer: 142

Telefon: +49 (0)89-289-27683
Gruppe/n: Ehemalige Stipendiaten

Vita

  • Aug 2017 – present
    Researcher and instructor
    , Institute for History and Theory of Art and Architecture (ISA) at the Academy of Architecture, Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Mendrisio, and guest researcher at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zürich.
  • 2017                          
    Swiss National Science Foundation research grant (as part of research project under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Philip Ursprung, ETH, and Prof. Dr. Sonja Hildebrand, USI).
  • 2017                          
    Travel grant of the Swiss Academy for Humanities and Social Sciences (SAGW).
  • 2013 – 2017            
    PhD, Academy of Architecture in Mendrisio Università della Svizzera italiana
    PhD dissertation "History in things: Gottfried Semper and popularization of the arts in London 1850-55" awarded summa cum laude. Dissertation awarded the Theodor-Fischer Emergent Scholars Award 2018 by the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte.
  • 2013 – 2017             
    Guest researcher at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)
  • 2013                          
    Swiss National Science Foundation PhD funding (as part of research project under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Philip Ursprung, ETH and Prof. Dr. Sonja Hildebrand, USI).
  • 2010 – 2013            
    MSc Architecture Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, grade point average 5.47 (out of 6).
  • 2005 - 2008             
    BA Architecture, University of Cambridge
    , United Kingdom, Honours Class 1
  • 2005                          
    Cambridge Trusts Overseas Award.