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Kevvie Simonsen

Education


Graduated Valparaiso University, May 2016, BA in Art History and Museum Studies


Kevvie attended Valparaiso University where she studied Art History and Museum Studies, with minors in Digital Media, Gender Studies, and Humanities. While attending VU Kevvie worked as an intern at the Brauer Museum of Art, the largest art museum in Northwest Indiana. As an intern, Kevvie curated two exhibits: Andy Warhol (2015), screenprints and polaroids from the Brauer Museum's collection, and Warhol and Wilhelmina (2016), a focus on Warhol's Ladies and Gentlemen series (1975) and the drag queens who were models in this series, specifically Wilhelmina Ross. Kevvie is passionate about drag and drag history, and plans to open a museum dedicated drag history and culture.

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