Anna Tulliach graduated from the University of Bologna, School of Arts and Humanities, with an MA thesis about the direction of the Civic Museum of Bologna during the years 1921-1944.

She conducted research projects on the preservation of museum collections during the two World Wars and the museological practices adopted in interwar years.

She is now a PhD researcher at the University of Leicester, School of Museum Studies, investigating the role that Allied troops played in the illicit appropriation of museum objects during the Second World War, with a particular focus on the Italian context.


Preservation of cultural heritage during the two World Wars, Art looting in World War II, Museums and restitution



University of Leicester, School of Museum Studies, PhD researcher

ICOM – International Council of Museums, Member

Università di Bologna, Scuola di Lettere e Beni Culturali, Alumna