deCordova Associate Curator Sarah Montross wins award for excellence from AAMC

Date: 
05/18/2016

The Association of Art Museum Curators (AAMC) has granted deCordova Associate Curator Sarah Montross a First Place Award for a Catalogue/Publication for Past Futures: Science Fiction, Space Travel, and Postwar Art of the Americas. Published by MIT Press, this catalogue supported the eponymous exhibition she curated in 2015 while in her role as Andrew W. Mellon Post-doctoral Curatorial Fellow at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art. Montross has been at deCordova since April 2015 and is co-curator with Chief Curator Jennifer Gross of The 2016 deCordova Biennial that will open October 7, 2016. Executive Director John Ravenal notes “We're excited to have this caliber of curatorial excellence on deCordova’s team and look forward to sharing Sarah's work as co-curator of the upcoming Biennial exhibition.”

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