Daniella Berman

PhD Candidate

Areas of interest: seventeenth-, eighteenth-, and nineteenth-century European art; cross-cultural exchange; works on paper; conservation history & technical art history; dialogue among the art.


As the 2019-2020 Marica and Jan Vilcek Fellow in the Department of Drawings and Prints at The Met, Daniella Berman contributed to the forthcoming exhibition Jacques Louis David: Radical Draftsman. She has held various positions at Yale University Press, the Yale University Art Gallery, the National Gallery of Art, The Met’s Department of European Paintings, the centre allemand d’histoire de l’art, and the Department of Painting and Sculpture at the Yale Center for British Art. She is the co-editor of the volume At Home in Gilded Age New York: Duke House and the Spaces of the Urban Elite (Brill, 2022). Her dissertation is titled "The Aesthetics of Contingency: History and the Unrealized Paintings of the French Revolution"