James Cuno

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James Cuno
Born James Bash Cuno
(1951-04-04) April 4, 1951 (age 67)
St Louis, Missouri, United States
Nationality American
Alma mater Willamette University
University of Oregon
Harvard University
Employer J. Paul Getty Trust

James Bash Cuno (born April 4, 1951 in St Louis)[1] is an American art historian and curator, who currently serves as President and CEO of the J. Paul Getty Trust since 2011.[2]

Career[edit]

Cuno is the former Director of the Harvard Art Museums (1991–2002), the Courtauld Institute (2003–04), and the Art Institute of Chicago (2004–2011).[3]

Cuno received his A.M. and Ph.D. in the History of Art from Harvard University in 1980 and 1985; an M.A. in the History of Art from the University of Oregon in 1978; and a B.A. in History from Willamette University in 1973. He wrote his doctoral thesis on Charles Philipon and La Maison Aubert: the business, politics, and public of caricature in Paris, 1820-1840.[4]

Works[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ‘CUNO, James’, Who's Who; 2013, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 2013; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012 ; online edn, Nov 2012 accessed 29 April 2013
  2. ^ James Cuno, President and Eloise W. Martin Director of the Art Institute of Chicago, Named President and CEO of the J. Paul Getty Trust. The Getty Trust, May 9, 2011. Retrieved April 26, 2013. Archived here.
  3. ^ Getty Trust’s Pick for President Surprises Art World. by Randy Kennedy, nytimes.com, May 9, 2011. Retrieved April 26, 2013.
  4. ^ "Charles Philipon and La Maison Aubert : the business, politics, and public of caricature in Paris, 1820-1840 (Book, 1987)". WorldCat.org. 1999-02-22. Retrieved 2015-04-01. 

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Academic offices
Preceded by
Eric Fernie
Director of the Courtauld Institute of Art
2003 to 2004
Succeeded by
Deborah Swallow