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museum curator

Peter Galassi, Museum curator. Metropolitan Museum Art, 1979-1980, 82-83.

Background

Galassi, Peter was born on April 18, 1951 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Gerard Goodwin and Dorothea Johnston (White) Galassi.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard University, 1972; Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1986.

Career

Production manager, The Richmond (Virginia) Mercury, 1972-1973; curatorial intern, Museum Modern Art, New York City, 1974-1975; associate curator, Museum Modern Art, New York City, 1981-1986; curator, Museum Modern Art, New York City, 1986-1991; chief curator, Museum Modern Art, New York City, since 1991.

Connections

Married Genevieve Christy, October 2, 1982. 1 child, Kate Christy.

father:
Gerard Goodwin Galassi

mother:
Dorothea Johnston (White) Galassi

spouse:
Genevieve Christy

child:
Kate Christy Galassi