Modernism in the American Galleries: The Poynor Collection

As Curator, Exhibitions

Birmingham Museum of Art

2000 Rev. Abraham Woods, Jr. Blvd

Birmingham, AL 35203

November 2018 – July 2019


I curated two installations from a major promised gift to the institution in celebration of the donor and the expanding scope of the American collection. These rotations illustrate how American artists used medium specificity and abstraction at mid-century to transition from stylization in the early-twentieth century to the pluralism of subjects and materials in twenty-first century art.