Christine Robinson is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Art History at the University of California, Los Angeles, specializing in modern and contemporary art with a particular focus on the history of photography. She earned a B.F.A. with Distinction in Photography from Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, and an M.A. in Art History from UCLA. Prior to her graduate studies, she held an internship at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and worked on numerous exhibitions as a curatorial assistant at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Most recently, she served as the Yvonne and Harry Lenart Graduate Fellow and as a curatorial project assistant in the Department of Modern Art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Christine is currently at work on her dissertation—a monographic study of the contemporary photographic work of Sarah Charlesworth.
Highlights from the Fourth Annual CCL/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice This summer, the Center for Curatorial Leadership (CCL) hosted fifteen art history doctoral students in New York City for the CCL/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice. Designed to offer emerging scholars the knowledge and skills to pursue curatorial work, ... Read More >
The Center for Curatorial Leadership Selects Fifteen Art History Doctoral Students for its 2017 CCL/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice This July, the Center for Curatorial Leadership (CCL) will host fifteen art history doctoral students for the CCL/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice. Building on the success of the first ... Read More >
Congratulations to Kristopher Driggers (CCL/Mellon Seminar 2017) who has been named Assistant Curator, Bernard and Jeanette Schmidt Curator of Latin American Art at the Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block. Kris participated in the annual CCL/Mellon Seminar in Curatorial Practice in 2017, and expects to complete his doctoral work in ... Read More >