Jeanne-Marie is an art historian and librarian with specializations in book and architectural history and art historiography. She explores cultural history through books as physical artifacts and as texts. Having delved deeply into medieval studies and the formation of art history in Central Europe, her current research investigates the history of libraries. She is employing digital tools such as data visualization to aid analysis of key books and book collections that have shaped the study of art.
Trained as a bookbinder, conservator and librarian, Jeanne-Marie holds a PhD in history of art from Bryn Mawr College and an MA in history of decorative arts from Bard Graduate Center. She lives with her spouse in New York City.