Alumni News: Matthew Rarey (PhD, 2014) Wins Curators’ Award for Excellence

Matthew Rarey’s (PhD, 2014) co-curated exhibition, Afterlives of the Black Atlantic, at the Allen Memorial Art Museum at Oberlin College, won the 2020 Association of Art Museum Curators’ Award for Excellence for an exhibition from an organization with an operating budget under $5 million. The show has already been profiled on Hyperallergic and you can read further press here.

Matthew Rarey is currently the Assistant Professor of the Arts of Africa and the Black Atlantic at Oberlin College.