David Moos is an independent art adviser, curator and writer based in Toronto, Canada. He received his M.A. and Ph.D in art history, both from Columbia University, New York. Moos was the curator of modern and contemporary art at the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, from 1998 to 2004, and most recently, the curator of modern and contemporary art at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto. He has organized numerous retrospectives and traveling exhibitions, including Jonathan Lasker: Selective Identity (2000) and Radcliffe Bailey: The Magic City (2001), both at the Birmingham Museum of Art, and then, at the Art Gallery of Ontario, The Shape of Colour: Excursions in Colour Field Art, 1950-2005 (2005), and Julian Schnabel: Art and Film (2010). Moos is also a contributing editor to Art Papers and Art US.