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Lucy Gallun

post Contributor Assistant Curator, Department of Photography The Museum of Modern Art

Lucy Gallun is Assistant Curator in the Department of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art. She has curated or co-curated several recent exhibitions at MoMA including Nan Goldin: The Ballad of Sexual Dependency (2016); Ocean of Images: New Photography 2015 (2015); Soldier, Spectre, Shaman: The Figure and the Second World War (2015); and Art on Camera: Photographs by Shunk-Kender, 1960–1971 (2015). Gallun is also co-editor of the recent publication Photography at MoMA: 1960 to Now, the first of a three-volume history of photography at the Museum. At MoMA, Gallun has also collaborated on the exhibitions Cindy Sherman (2012), The Shaping of New Visions: Photography, Film, Photobook (2012-13), A World of Its Own: Photographic Practices in the Studio (2014), and Christopher Williams: The Production Line of Happiness (2014), among others. Prior to joining the Department of Photography at MoMA, Gallun was the Whitney Lauder Curatorial Fellow at the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) in Philadelphia, where she curated the exhibitions Everyday Imaginary (2010) and Erin Shirreff: Still, Flat, and Far (2010); and she was a Helena Rubinstein Curatorial Fellow at the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program (ISP), where she co-organized the exhibition Time Out of Joint: Recall and Evocation in Recent Art (2009) at The Kitchen, New York. Lucy holds a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.Phil from the Graduate Center, City University of New York.