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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.

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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