María Beatriz H. Carrión is a doctoral student in Art History at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, where she specializes in nineteenth- and twentieth-century art of the Americas. Her research interests include the intersection of race, politics, and landscape, as well as issues of decoloniality, film, and photography. She holds an M.A. in Art History from Tulane University and a B.A. in Liberal Arts from Universidad San Francisco de Quito. She has been an intern at the New Orleans Museum of Art and a fellow in the photography department of the Morgan Library and Museum and the James Gallery.