Michael Chagnon
United States

Michael Chagnon is a museum curator specializing in painting and the arts of the book from the early modern Persianate sphere. Dr. Chagnon received his Ph.D. from the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University in 2015, with a dissertation titled “The Illustrated Manuscript Tradition in Iran, 1040s/1630s-1070s/1660s: Patronage, Production, and Poetics in the Age of the ‘Fresh Style.'"