C. D. Dickerson is Curator and Head of Sculpture Department at the National Gallery of Art. Previously, he served as curator of European art at the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas. Since joining the Kimbell in 2007, he has co-curated several acclaimed exhibitions, includingFrom the Private Collections of Texas: European Art, Ancient to Modern(2009–10) andBernini: Sculpting in Clay(2012–13), which opened at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Among his other projects for the Kimbell is his recent bookRaw Painting: “The Butcher’s Shop”by Annibale Carracci. Dr. Dickerson received his PhD in 2006 from the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, with a dissertation on sculpture in Rome during the formative years of Gian Lorenzo Bernini. As an undergraduate, he majored in art history at Princeton University. Prior to 2007, he was assistant curator of Renaissance and Baroque art at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore. He has held fellowships at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the National Gallery of Art.
Eva Respini began as the Barbara Lee Chief Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston (ICA) in March 2015. Since then, she has been mounting an ambitious program of temporary exhibitions alongside installations drawn from the ICA’s growing permanent collection. Respini’s current exhibition, First Light: A Decade of Collecting ... Read More >
Zoë Ryan joined the Art Institute of Chicago in 2006 as the inaugural Neville Bryan Curator of Design, and in 2011 was named chair of the Department of Architecture and Design. Ryan’s tenure marked an expanded scope for the museum and its collection with the introduction of design to the ... Read More >
Catherine Futter (CCL 2014) has been named Senior Curator of Decorative Arts at the Brooklyn Museum. Futter joins the Brooklyn Museum from the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art where she has been a member of the curatorial staff since 2002, first as the Helen Jane and R. Hugh “Pat” Uhlmann Curator ... Read More >
Zoë Ryan (CCL 2014) has been named Daniel W. Dietrich, II Director of the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania. Zoë will join the ICA in November following 14 years at the Art Institute of Chicago, most recently serving as the John H. Bryan Chair and Curator of Architecture and Design. A curator ... Read More >
The Center for Curatorial Leadership (CCL) named its 2014 class of Fellows, recognizing twelve art museum curators with a track record of exceptional work and the potential for even more significant contributions as future leaders in the field. This is the seventh class of CCL Fellows and the largest to date with individuals ... Read More >