is a writer and film-maker. For the BBC he has interviewed artists, actors, and writers. He was the U.S. producer for
, about the artist Chuck Close. He is the author of essays for
. He teaches at the School of the Visual Arts. In 2012 he was a Poynter Fellow at Yale University.
On a retrospective of the work of midcentury sculptor Ruth Asawa at Christie's, her first solo show in New York in 50 years.
Anxiety, Culture and Commerce
Is the museum store a distraction or an enticement?
Bill for a Bowl
Considering dollar value as one of many things a bowl might contain.
Dreams of the Sonora Aero Club
The mysterious, double-sided, collaged watercolor drawings that comprise the journals of Charles August Albert Dellschau
After the Museum: The Tumblr
To create metamuseum.tumblr.com, a multi-museum, multi-curator Tumblr @MADMuseum, I saw it as a kind of curatorial game: Show Me What You’ve Got.