Hannah Klemm, the assistant curator of modern and contemporary art, curates the museum’s “Currents” and “New Media Series” exhibitions. Klemm previously was the Fisher Collection Graduate Curatorial Fellow at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, where she has worked on the contemporary German art collection. As a doctoral candidate at the University of Chicago, Klemm is completing her dissertation on the German artist A.R. Penck. She holds a master’s degree in art history from the Courtauld Institute of Art and a bachelor’s degree in art history with honors from Sarah Lawrence College. Klemm has received several fellowships and awards, including a 10-month research fellowship from the German Academic Exchange Service at Humboldt University in Berlin.
Notable media appearances and mentions
- Q&A: Hannah Klemm (Strange Fire, April 5, 2018)
- Thousands of carved woodblocks combine to animate 3-D ‘Time Spy’ at St. Louis Art Museum (St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Feb. 17, 2018)
- St. Louis Art Museum’s new exhibits focus on art and technology (St. Louis Public Radio, Nov. 13, 2017)
- Interview with Nancy Kranzberg (KDHX, Aug. 22, 2017)
- Passages: A.R. Penck (Artforum, June 3, 2017)
- Interview with Nancy Kranzberg (KDHX, Nov. 7, 2016)