Catherine Evans Named Chief Curator of the Carnegie Museum of Art

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Catherine Evans has been appointed chief curator at Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Museum of Art. Evans, who begins her new job in February, is leaving her post at the Columbus Museum of Art, where she was chief curator from 1996 to 2011, and curator of photography since then. Previously, Evans was an assistant curator at the Museum of Modern Art and at the Canadian Centre for Architecture in Montreal. Most recently, she organized the exhibition Radical Camera: New York’s Photo League, 1936-1951, together with Mason Klein of the Jewish Museum.