Galina Olmsted is a PhD candidate in Art History at the University of Delaware and a specialist in nineteenth-century European art. Her dissertation, “Making and Exhibiting Modernism: Gustave Caillebotte in Paris, New York, and Brussels,” evaluates Caillebotte’s art- and exhibition-making as interconnected forms of modern artistic expression and her research has been supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Center for Material Culture Studies, and the Getty Research Institute. Prior to beginning her doctoral work, she earned a BA in English and Art History from Georgetown University and an MA in Art History and Museum Studies from Case Western Reserve University. She has held curatorial positions at the Cleveland Museum of Art, the National Gallery of Art, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the University of Delaware Museums, where she curated an exhibition of contemporary prints in the spring of 2018.
The Center for Curatorial Leadership to Convene its 2018 CCL/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice This July, the Center for Curatorial Leadership (CCL) will welcome fifteen art history doctoral students to New York City for the CCL/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice. This fifth iteration of the program will bring ... Read More >
Highlights from the Fifth Annual CCL/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice This July, the Center for Curatorial Leadership (CCL) convened its fifth annual CCL/Mellon Foundation Seminar in Curatorial Practice. The program assembled 15 art history doctoral students from a dozen universities specializing in areas ranging from Roman glass portraits through to modern ... Read More >