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Who Are the Most Influential Curators of the Last Century? 19 Art-World Tastemakers Weigh In

Curators are the rock stars of the contemporary art world—or maybe more like the superstar deejays, mixing together every aspect of the art experience into one vision. While many curators today have a status on a par with the artists with whom they work, it was not always thus. The celebrity status of the curator has mushroomed with the professionalization of art, the multiplication of international events, and, not least, with difficult-to-define contemporary art being in desperately in need of able ambassadors to the public.

artnet News asked leading art world tastemakers who their thoughts on who the most influential curators in the course of the last 100 years were. Here’s what they said.

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