Dr. Perry received her Ph.D. in the History of Art from Harvard University. Her research focuses on visual ethics, atrocity, exhibition design, materiality and cultural diplomacy. She is the recipient of numerous postdoctoral fellowships and grants from the Getty Foundation, the Dedalus Foundation, EHRI and CASVA at the National Gallery in DC. In 2019, she was awarded the Humanist of the Year Award from the Rogatchi Foundation for excellence in teaching, scholarship and curation. Her articles have appeared in many peer reviewed journals including October, History and Memory, French Cultural Studies, RIHA and Art Bulletin.