Graduate Students at The Edith O'Donnell Institute at UT Dallas

Spring 2020 Graduate Students

Mya Adams
MA Candidate
Art of the Pacific Islands, Italian art

Research Interests

  • Italian art
  • Art of the Pacific Islands


BA, Visual and Performing Arts, University of Texas, Dallas


Mya Adams is currently an undergraduate senior completing the fast track program at the Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History. Adams has previously worked as an intern at the Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University and as a Visitor Experience Assistant at the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum in Honolulu. Born and raised on O’ahi, Hawai’I, she has a strong interest in the art of the Pacific Islands, and as a result of a UT Dallas study abroad program in Dorf Toril, Italy, has been working on Italian art.

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