Caroline Kipp was appointed curator of contemporary art in 2019. Her position is supported through a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation that will expand the museum’s contemporary art programming and collection.
Kipp previously worked in the Department of Contemporary Art and the Textile and Fashion Arts Department at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, where she curated and co-curated exhibitions and installations.
She holds a bachelor's in fine arts in fibers from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, and a master’s in museum studies from Harvard University. As a graduate student, she was the curator for the Harvard Student Art Collective.