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Artist-Curators and Art Historian-Curators at the Edge:
How the “Modern West” Revealed Boundaries of Curatorial Practice

by Austen Barron Bailly
© 2007

About the Author:

Austen Barron Bailly is assistant curator of American art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and a Ph.D. candidate in Art History at the University of California , Santa Barbara . Her dissertation, “Painting the American Historical Epic : Thomas Hart Benton and Race, 1919-1936,” is in progress.