Ludovica Galeazzo is an architectural and urban historian whose research focuses on Italian architecture of the Early Modern Age. She is currently a Postdoctoral Associate in the Department of Art, Art History, and Visual Studies where she works on the project A portrait of Venice.
During the last few years she has engaged with digital humanities, with a special interest on new technologies (GIS system, geo-spatial mapping techniques and 3D modeling) applied to urban history in order to explain evolution of place and space over time.
From 2011 she is a member of the international research Visualizing Venice (http://visualizingvenice.org), and she has been involved in several projects about the Accademia, the water and food supply in the lagoon system, and the Venetian Ghetto.
Galeazzo graduated from the University Iuav of Venice in Architecture with honors in 2010 with a thesis on Montepulciano (Siena) and city museums in small towns. In 2014 she received a Ph.D in History of Arts at the Doctoral School Ca’ Foscari-Iuav with a dissertation on the development of the insula of Gesuiti in Venice from the second half of the 15th century to the end of the Venetian Republic.
She is author of several articles about the Venetian urban and architectural history, and she is going to publish her dissertation with the Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti.
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