Charlotte Vignon

Charlotte Vignon is Curator of Decorative Arts at The Frick Collection. A native of France, Vignon has held three highly regarded fellowships at American museums: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Cleveland Museum of Art, and The Frick Collection, where she was an Andrew W. Mellon Curatorial Fellow. Vignon has organized several exhibitions at The Frick Collection: in 2009, Exuberant Grotesques: Renaissance Maiolica from the Fontana Workshop, for which she also wrote the catalogue, and in 2011, Turkish Taste at the Court of Marie-Antoinette. In 2011, she also co-curated, with Anne L. Poulet, White Gold: Highlights from the Arnhold Collection of Meissen Porcelain. In 2012, she co-curated, with Ian Wardropper, Gold, Jasper, and Carnelian: Johann Christian Neuber at the Saxon Court. Her current exhibition is Precision and Splendor: Clocks and Watches at The Frick Collection. In 2011, she completed her Ph.D. dissertation for the Sorbonne, Paris, on the dealings of the Duveen Brothers in European decorative arts and Chinese porcelains between 1880 and 1940. Vignon also teaches at The Bard Graduate Center, New York.