Bruce Altshuler is Director of the Program in Museum Studies in the Graduate School of Arts and Science at New York University. His prior positions include Director of the Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum, Long Island City, New York, and Director of Studies of Christies Education, New York. He is the author of Biennials and Beyond: Exhibitions that Made Art History, 1962-2002 (2013), Salon to Biennial: Exhibitions that Made Art History, Vol. 1, 1863-1959 (2008), The Avant-Garde in Exhibition (1994) and the monograph Isamu Noguchi (1994), and editor of Collecting the New: Museums and Contemporary Art (2005). Altshuler has lectured internationally and has written extensively about modern and contemporary art, including catalog essays for exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Carnegie Museum of Art, Japan Society, Fundacion Juan March, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Vitra Design Museum, and Independent Curators International. He has been a member of the graduate faculty of the Bard Center for Curatorial Studies, and the Board of Directors of the International Association of Art Critics/United States Section.
The Now Museum
The Now Museum: Contemporary Art, Curating Histories, Alternative Models New Museum CUNY Graduate Center What do museums of contemporary art stand for today? The last two decades has seen an unimaginable diversification of the museum as a place for exhibiting art and telling histories, producing innovative education models, promoting international collaborations, forming alternative archives, and […]read more »