Join Lauren Churilla, Curator of the Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Collection at St. Vincent College, as she illuminates the stories that weave together the art in the exhibition Telling Tales: Stories and Legends in 19th-century American Art and the Museum’s permanent collection. Churilla will take you on a trip through the galleries and through the fascinating narratives that depict the unique character of 19th-century America, its people and its social structure.
Lauren Lamendola Churilla is the Curator of the Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Collection at St. Vincent College where she has curated numerous exhibitions and developed the Woven Into History program for elementary students. With a B.A. in History from St. Vincent and graduate studies in Public History at Duquesne University she has authored numerous articles and given lectures on our regional history.