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Dorothy Twining Globus

Dorothy Twining Globus, museum director. Member Fashion Group, Artable.

Background

  • Globus, Dorothy Twining was born on August 31, 1947 in Singapore. Daughter of Kinsley and Cynthia (Thébaud) T.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Art History magna cum laude, Swarthmore College, 1969.

    Career

    • Assistant to director Wilcox Gallery Swarthmore (Pennsylvania) College, 1967-1969. Summer intern Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1966-1969, exhibits specialist National Museum Natural History, 1970-1973, curator of exhibitions Cooper-Hewitt National Museum Design New York City, 1973-1992. Museum director Museum at Fashion Institute of Technology, since 1993.

      Curator of exhibitions Museum Arts & Design, since 2004. Member trustees council Preservation New York State, since 1989.

    Membership

    Member Fashion Group, Artable.

    Connections

    • Married Stephen F. Globus, September 9, 1973. Children: Samuel Twining, Dorothy Schermerhorn.
    • father: Kinsley T.
    • mother: Cynthia (Thébaud) T.
    • spouse: Stephen F. Globus
    • children: Samuel Twining Globus
    • Dorothy Schermerhorn Globus
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    Born August 31, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Swarthmore College
    • 1966 - 1969
      summer intern, Smithsonian Institution
      Washington, United States
    • 1967 - 1969
      Assistant, to director Wilcox Gallery Swarthmore (Pennsylvania) College
    • 1973 - 1992
      summer intern, Smithsonian Institution
    • 1993
      museum director, Museum at Fashion Institute of Technology
    • 2004
      curator of exhibitions Museum Arts & Design