Welcome to this website documenting my curatorial practice, academic work and publications of the past twenty-five years. On this home page you can access modules of selected exhibitions, artists residencies and student projects in chronological order. You may also go to the drop down menus above to view additional content by category and to see my biography and full curriculum vitae. Thanks for visiting and if you wish to reach me directly, please click here.  

Lynn Hershman, Roberta Breitmore

Exhibitions
The Anderson Window Gallery
1996-1998 | Walker Art Center

I co-curated four exhibitions for the Window Gallery, a focus gallery in the Walker’s permanent collection, that explored specific artists, works of art and movements, inviting visitors to see the curatorial processes through its glass facade.

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Exhibition & Artist Residency
Dorit  Cypis
Backstage at the Walker:
An Archaeology of the Permanent Collection

1995-1996 | Walker Art Center

I worked with Dorit Cypis on the encore presentation of this interactive environment at the Walker Art Center.


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  • Jon Winnet and Margaret Crane
  • Annie Bray and Molly Cleator
  • Jon Winnet and Margaret Crane
  • Jon Winnet and Margaret Crane
  • Renee Edgington and Matt Francis
  • Renee Edgington and Matt Francis
  • Daniel J. Martinez/Renee Petropoulos/Roger White (MPW)
  • Daniel J. Martinez/Renee Petropoulos/Roger White (MPW)
  • Daniel J. Martinez/Renee Petropoulos/Roger White (MPW)
  • Daniel J. Martinez/Renee Petropoulos/Roger White (MPW)
  • May Sun and Richard Wyatt
  • May Sun and Richard Wyatt

Exhibition
Collaborations: Inside the Armory/Out On the Street
1994 | ARMORY CENTER FOR THE ARTS, PASADENA

This project included five collaborative artists’ teams who exhibited work inside the Armory and did site-specific projects on the streets of Pasadena.



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  • Installation detail
  • Hunter Reynolds, Patina du Prey
  • Hunter Reynolds, Patina du Prey
  • Hunter Reynolds, Patina du Prey
  • Millie Wilson, Lee's Locker
  • Millie Wilson, Lee's Locker
  • Charles Bon, Paris/Santa Monica Monument Replacement
  • Annabel Livermore installation
  • Annabel Livermore painting detail
  • Theresa Pendlebury
  • Komar & Melamid, Nickolai Buchumov
  • Komar & Melamid
  • Vernon Fisher, M. Moon
  • Jan Tumlir and Kevin Sullivan, Paul Varnac

Exhibition
Altered Egos: Making Art As An(other)
1994 | Santa Monica Museum of Art

Included artists who produce work under assumed names or explore hidden identities in their art: Vernon Fisher, Maxine Henryson & Hunter Reynolds, Komar & Melamid, Charles LaBelle, Annabel Livermore, Theresa Pendlebury, Brian Tucker, Jan Tumlir & Kevin Sullivan, and Millie Wilson.
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Exhibition
Kim Abeles | Encyclopedia Persona: A Fifteen Year Survey
1993 | Santa Monica Museum of Art

This survey of Abeles work ranged from her kimonos, books, assemblages, shrines and boxes of the late 1970s to her large-scale installations of the 1980s-1990s. Sponsored by the Fellows of Contemporary Art from when I received a curator's award.

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Anne Bray & Molly Cleator, Easy Chair, Electric Chair

Artists’ Projects
Santa Monica Museum of Art Artists Project Series
1990 – 1998 | Santa Monica Museum of Art

The Artists Projects Series of site-specific installation projects and performances, was Santa Monica Museum of Art’s signature program in the 1990s, showing both mid-career and emerging Los Angeles artists, many of whom have become well-recognized.

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May Sun, La River/Chinatown

Artists’ Projects
Previews: Art in the Raw
1988-1989 | Santa Monica Museum of Art

Art in the Raw was SMMOA’s inaugural site specific installation series with artists Michael Brewster, David Bunn, Meg Cranston, Mineko Grimmer/Carl Stone, Daniel J. Martinez, and May Sun with Peter Brosius and Tom Recchion.


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