Amy Brandt, Ph.D. Joins Chrysler Museum as McKinnon Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art


NORFOLK, VA.- The Chrysler Museum of Art announced that Amy Brandt, Ph.D., has joined the Museum as the McKinnon Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art. She will oversee the Museum’s more than 2,400 works of art in the modern and contemporary collection in addition to curating new and traveling exhibitions. Most recently, Brandt was the assistant curator at the American Federation of Arts in New York, where she managed exhibitions, supervised curatorial assistants, oversaw budgeting, and contributed to a variety of grant submissions. Simultaneously, Brandt was working on a doctorate degree in modern and contemporary European and American art at The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, which she recently completed. Previously, she held curatorial positions at the Brooklyn Museum and at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York. Brandt also has