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Katherine Alcauskas

Katherine Alcauskas

Chief Curator

When I started: September 2019

What I do at the Chazen: As Chief Curator, I oversee the curatorial division in implementing the Chazen’s mission through its exhibitions and collections stewardship.

On Saturdays you’ll find me: Sleeping in!

Insider tips for visitors: Entrance is free!

What I love about the Chazen: The way in which the museum is embraced by the university students, faculty, and staff, as well as the Madison community at large. It’s great to work at a place with such civic engagement.

My alma mater: Wellesley College

Last job before the Chazen: Collections Curator and Exhibitions Manager at the Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art at Hamilton College

Most hobby/pastime: Hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, yoga, and reading