Associate Curator of Programs at the Yale University Art Gallery
Molleen Theodore is Associate Curator of Programs at the Yale University Art Gallery where she develops and oversees public programs, including lectures, conversations, gallery talks, performances, screenings, and studio programs. She collaborates across the museum, the university, and the community, developing partnerships to foster interdisciplinary connections, making space for new and multiple voices, and leading the student Program Advisory Committee. Molleen has organized many program series, including the “Dada Un-Symposium” and “1968: Fifty Years Later,” as well as programming to enrich and enliven exhibitions, most recently for Places, Nations, Generations, Beings: 200 Years of Indigenous North American Art and Reckoning with “The Incident”: John Wilson’s Studies for a Lynching Mural. Additionally, she has supervised students in curating exhibitions. Molleen holds a Ph.D. from the CUNY Graduate Center with a focus on the art of the 1960s and 1970s and she is a 2017 graduate of the Getty NextGen program.