Keely Orgeman

Keely Orgeman is the Seymour H. Knox, Jr., Associate Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Yale University Art Gallery. Since joining YUAG in 2008, she has held several curatorial positions in the American Paintings and Sculpture Department, including that of the Alice and Allan Kaplan Associate Curator until November 2019. In 2017, she organized the traveling exhibition Lumia: Thomas Wilfred and the Art of Light for Yale and the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. She completed her doctorate at Boston University, where she was responsible for the exhibition Atomic Afterimage: Cold War Imagery in Contemporary Art at the BU Art Gallery, in 2008. She is currently a Resident Fellow at Saybrook College at Yale and participates in the University’s Committee on Art in Public Spaces, among other service roles.