Curator Chad Alligood Visits the Dodd

Curator Chad Alligood is visiting the School of Art this week and will deliver a public lecture on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 5:30 pm at the Georgia Museum of Art.

Alligood currently serves as curator of modern and contemporary art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas but was recently named Chief Curator of American Art at The Huntington Art Collections and Botanical Gardens in San Marino, California. His recent major exhibition project, State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now, won the 2015 Excellence in Exhibition honors from the American Alliance of Museums. He received his BA form Harvard University and his MA with distinction in the field of Art History from the University of Georgia in 2009. Alligood has served as adjunct professor of art history at Brooklyn College, received an Enhanced Chancellor's Fellowship from the City University of New York, and served as the Graham Collections Fellow at Cranbrook Art Museum.


  • Vanessa L. German, Artist Considers the 21st Century Implications of Psychosis as Public Health Crisis or, Critical/Comedic Analysis into the Pathophysiology of Psychosis. 2014. Mixed media assemblage. 40 × 55 × 26 in. Courtesy Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas. Photography by Edward C. Robison III.