About the Collaborator
Caitlin Haskell is the Gary C. and Frances Comer Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Art Institute of Chicago, where she has overseen the collection of International Modern Art since 2018. Her research and writing address the production and critical reception of the art of the historical avant-gardes, as well as their legacies in the United States and Europe. Haskell was the curator of the recent exhibition Rene Magritte: The Fifth Season (2018) and is currently at work on a major exhibition and catalogue Ray Johnson c/o that will open at the Art Institute in January 2021. Prior to moving to Chicago, Haskell was Associate Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA). She holds a PhD in Art History from the University of Texas at Austin and was editor of Fluent~Collaborative’s publication …might be good from 2005 to 2008.