Agent: Jenny Bent
Laura Morelli holds a Ph.D. in art history from Yale University and has taught college students in the United States and Europe. She is a longtime trusted guide in the world of cultural travel and authentic shopping, known for her Authentic Arts guidebook series that includes MADE IN ITALY and other guides. She has been a columnist for National Geographic Traveler and Italy Magazine, and has also developed lessons for TED-Ed.
As a historical novelist, Laura has published award-winning novels including THE GONDOLA MAKER and THE PAINTER’S APPRENTICE. In fiction, her passion is bringing the stories of art history to life. Laura’s historical novel, THE NIGHT PORTRAIT, is being published by William Morrow / Harper Collins in 2020.