THE MODIGLIANI PROJECT
Dr. Wayne has researched Modigliani for almost thirty years. He organized the acclaimed exhibition Modigliani & the Artists of Montparnasse, which traveled from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, New York to the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in 2002-2003. Dr. Wayne wrote the accompanying 224-page catalogue, among many other publications on the artist (see Full Bibliography link below). He has lectured extensively on Modigliani at such institutions as the Royal Academy of Art in London, the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto, Canada and the Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C. Dr. Wayne has held various museum positions, including Deputy Director for Curatorial Affairs at The Noguchi Museum; Chief Curator at the Heckscher Museum of Art; Curator of Modern Art at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and Joan Whitney Payson Curator at the Portland Museum of Art, Maine. He has organized dozens of exhibitions on modern and contemporary art. Dr. Wayne was educated at Stanford University (Ph.D.), the Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London (M.A.) and the University of California, Berkeley (A.B.). He studied Art Law at Stanford University Law School for a year.
Dr. Kenneth Wayne, Director, New York
PROMOTING RESEARCH & SCHOLARSHIP ON THE ARTIST
AMEDEO MODIGLIANI (1884-1920)
Dr. De Stefani has also researched Modigliani for almost thirty years and has extensive knowledge of the artist's work and milieu. He is especially interested in Modigliani's drawings, which he has chronicled in depth. An art historian, Dr. De Stefani carried out his studies at the Università di Bologna.
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