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curator

Santo Vitale, American curator. Recipient Honorary Mention award, Proctor and Gamble Sculpture Group, 1st prize, 3D Sign New York Advertising Club, Alcraft Metals Corporation. Member of Exhibit Designers Association, Long Island Craftsmen's Guild, Long Island Museum Association, Member American Association Museum, New York Clay Club.

Background

Vitale, Santo was born on February 9, 1912 in Brooklyn.

Career

Apprentice American Museum Natural History, 1930—1932. Assistant nature instructor Children's Museum, dioramist Brooklyn, 1933—1936. Chief dioramas Diorama Corporation America, New York City, 1937—1945.

President McArthur Vitale Displays Inc., general manager, 1946—1965. Chief exhibits and graphics Nassau County Museum, 1966—1973. Assistant director Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium, Centerport, New York, curator, from 1974.

Membership

Member of Exhibit Designers Association, Long Island Craftsmen's Guild, Long Island Museum Association, Member American Association Museum, New York Clay Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Dance.

Connections

Married Doris Brodsky, 1936. 3 children.

spouse:
Doris Brodsky