Alessandra Becucci - Ph.D.
Ph.D. in History and Civilization, European University Institute, Florence, Italy
Masters of Research in History and Civilization, European University Institute, Florence, Italy
Diploma in Archival Administration, Paleography and Diplomatics, Archivio di Stato di Firenze, Florence
M.A. in Art History, University of Florence, Italy
Teaching since 1997
Alessandra Becucci has a background in Art history, visual and archival studies with an interest in patronage, collecting and display practices and material culture. The history of visual arts reflects the social context for which artworks were produced and provides an effective and fascinating tool for the comprehension of the cultural practices of the society that created them.
Alessandra believes in a student-centered teaching approach, aiming to value the different backgrounds in the class. Her objective is to enhance different skills such as writing and oral presentations by embracing different learning styles so to foster students’ interests by presenting Italian art and culture in context.