Ayla Lepine’s scholarship engages with modern visual culture and sacred space. Following her PhD (Courtauld, 2011), she has held postdoctoral fellowships at The Courtauld Institute of Art and Yale University’s Institute of Sacred Music. She has taught at the University of Warwick, the Courtauld Institute of Art, the National Gallery, the V&A, and King’s College London. She is co-editor of the books Gothic Legacies (with Laura Cleaver, 2012) and Building the Kingdom: Architecture for Religious Communities (with Kate Jordan, forthcoming); her work also appears in Music and Modernism (ed. Charlotte de Mille, 2011), The Burlington Magazine, and The Architectural Review. Her current interests include British modern monasticism and twentieth-century Gothic architecture.