Elisa Caldarola

Elisa Caldarola is a Research Fellow in Philosophy at the University of Padova, Italy, where she specializes in analytic aesthetics and philosophy of art. Her work focuses on installation art and situated art, on conceptual art, on the philosophy of museums, on depiction, and on the meta-ontology of art. In 2018, she received a Stars Grant from the University of Padova for the research project A Philosophy of Art Installation. In 2015, she was the recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship, for a research project on exhibition installations that she conducted at the University of Maryland, College Park. She has been a Visiting Scholar at the University of Santiago de Compostela and a Visiting Research Student at The Queen’s College, Oxford. Some of her papers have appeared in The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism, Ergo, Open Philosophy, and Aisthesis. In 2020, she published the monograph Filosofia dell’arte contemporanea: installazioni, siti, oggetti (Quodlibet).