Tag Archives: St. Louis Modern

Museum announces promotion of Genevieve Cortinovis

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 22, 2016—Genevieve Cortinovis has been promoted to assistant curator of decorative arts and design, the Saint Louis Art Museum announced today. “Genny’s expertise in textiles and modern and contemporary design will bring fresh perspectives to these areas of the collection,” said David Conradsen, the Grace L. Brumbaugh and Richard E. Brumbaugh Curator… Read More »

Press release: Museum announces promotion of David Conradsen

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 13, 2016—David Conradsen has been promoted to the Grace L. Brumbaugh and Richard E. Brumbaugh Curator of Decorative Arts and Design, the Saint Louis Art Museum announced today. Since joining the museum in 1994, Conradsen has curated several important exhibitions, including Useful Beauty: Early American Decorative Arts from St. Louis Collections (1999)… Read More »

Press release: Saint Louis Art Museum marks Gateway Arch anniversary with St. Louis Modern

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 8, 2015—The Saint Louis Art Museum this fall presents St. Louis Modern, a major exhibition exploring the St. Louis region’s significant contributions to midcentury modern design through more than 150 objects drawn from the permanent collection and more than 30 museums and private lenders around the country. The ticketed exhibition will be… Read More »

Staff bio: Genevieve Cortinovis, assistant curator of decorative arts and design

Genevieve Cortinovis, the assistant curator of decorative arts and design, co-curated the St. Louis presentation of Reigning Men: Fashion in Menswear, 1715–2015 (2017) and St. Louis Modern (2015), and curated Blow-Up: Graphic Abstraction in 1960s Design (2015). She holds a master’s degree in the history of decorative arts, design, and material culture from the Bard Graduate… Read More »