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Rosie has worked in the field of museum learning for fourteen years and focuses on working with Curatorial and Design to ensure museums and exhibitions are more engaging and compelling experiences for visitors. She has a Ph.D. in Art History from Temple University in Italian Renaissance. She has worked for Context in Rome, Philadelphia, and New York. She's recently moved to Chicago and is thrilled to have the opportunity to work with Context again and lead art-focused tours.
Taylor L. Poulin is Assistant Curator at the Terra Foundation for American Art, where she helps develop and implement exhibitions of historical American art. Prior to this, she spent three years at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, as the Curatorial Associate in American Art, where she co-curated the 2016 traveling exhibition The Idea of North: The Paintings of Lawren Harris. Taylor has contributed to various exhibition catalogues and has been published in American Art Review and American Arts Quarterly. She completed her M.A. at Tufts University focusing on American modernism, and her undergraduate studies in art history at the University of Notre Dame. Taylor’s research interests include women artists, government-funded art, and global expressions of modernism. She resides in Chicago, Illinois.
Sally Sexton Kalmbach is a fourth generation Chicagoan that has been designing and giving walking tours in the city for 15 years. She has taught classes in Chicago history at the Newberry Library, and has given numerous speeches and customized tours for individuals and small groups. Her expertise and ability to present material in an accessible, yet informative manner have resulted in a loyal following. Sally is the author of two books about Chicago history: "The Jewel of the Gold Coast, "Mrs. Potter Palmer's Chicago" and "Mrs. Thorne's World of Miniatures"
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