Kevin D. Dumouchelle

Kevin D. Dumouchelle joined the National Museum of African Art as curator in October 2016. From 2007 to 2016, he was the Brooklyn Museum’s curator in charge of African and Pacific Islands collections. At Brooklyn, he conceived two award-winning re-installations of the African collection: 'African Innovations' (2011) and 'Double Take: African Innovations' (2014). He has written books and articles and curated a range of exhibitions on both contemporary and historical African art, including “Power Incarnate: Allan Stone’s Collection of Sculpture from the Congo” (2011) at the Bruce Museum and the Brooklyn Museum presentations of 'Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui' (2013) and 'Disguise: Masks and Global African Art' (2016).