Kelly Donahue-Wallace - Mentor of the Year 2016

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Kelly Donahue-Wallace received her Ph.D. in art history from the University of New Mexico in 2000. She is a professor of art history, interim chair in the Department of Art Education and Art History, and founding coordinator of the Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies Program. Dr. Donahue-Wallace teaches Latin American art history, the history of prints, and European early modern art history. She is also the author of the department’s online courses: Art and Business, the award-winning Art Appreciation for Non-Majors and the award-winning Art History Survey I. Dr. Donahue-Wallace’s research addresses the history of prints in eighteenth-century Spain and Mexico and the function of prints in the colonial context. Dr. Donahue-Wallace is the author of multiple scholarly articles and such books as Jerónimo Antonio Gil and the Spirit of the Spanish Enlightenment (University of New Mexico Press, 2017) and Art and Architecture of Viceregal Latin America 1521-1821 (University of New Mexico Press, 2008). She is the co-editor of Teaching Art History with New Technologies: Reflections and Case Studies (Cambridge Scholars, 2008).