Katherine Alcauskas is the Chief Curator at the Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Previously, she was Collections Curator and Exhibitions Manager for the Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art at Hamilton College in Clinton, NY, the Collection Specialist in the Department of Drawings & Prints of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, and the Florence B. Selden Senior Curatorial Fellow in the Department of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs of the Yale University Art Gallery in New Haven, CT. She earned her Master’s Degree in 2008 from the Williams College Graduate Program in the History of Art, where she was awarded the Judith M. Lenett Fellowship, and graduated cum laude with departmental honors from Wellesley College, where she was awarded the Pamela Daniels Fellowship. She has also held positions or internships at the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the Kreeger Museum in Washington, D.C., the Sterling & Francine Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, MA, and the Davis Museum at Wellesley College. At the Wellin, she curated the exhibitions Theaters of Fiction (2019) and Innovative Approaches, Honored Traditions: The Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art at Five Years, Highlights from the Permanent Collection (2017). She wrote the Wellin Museum’s inaugural collections catalogue, which accompanied the exhibition Innovative Approaches, Honored Traditions, and was a contributor to MoMA Highlights: 350 Works from the Museum of Modern Art, revised edition (2013).