Christine Gervais is The Fredricka Crain Director of Rienzi and Curator for Decorative Arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. She has curated a variety of exhibitions including English Taste: The Art of Dining in the Eighteenth Century, Pattern Repeat: Wallpaper Then and Now, and the major touring show Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House. Ms. Gervais holds a B.A. in History from Trinity University, an M.A. in American Studies from George Washington University, and an M.Phil. with distinction in the History of Art from the University of Glasgow in Scotland.