FORA.tv Speaker - Cornelia Homburg
Cornelia Homburg received her M.A. in art history from the University of Chicago and her
Ph.D from the University of Amsterdam. After beginning her career at the Van Gogh Museum
in Amsterdam, she became curator first at the museum of Washington University in St. Louis,
and then at the Saint Louis Art Museum. She left her position as chief curator of the Saint
Louis Art Museum in 2003 to work as an independent art historian and live in France.
Homburg curated, among others, the exhibitions Max Beckmann and Paris, Vincent van
Gogh and the Painters of the Petit Boulevard, Vincent van Gogh: Timeless Country - Modern
City and Van Gogh: Up Close. She is currently working on several new projects, including an
exhibition on the Neo-Impressionists' reaction to the rise of Symbolism.
01.16.13 | 00:51:56 min
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