Lyn Hsieh is the Department Manager of the Education Department at the Museum of Modern Art . She leads a team to manage operations, finance, and special projects for the Department. She has extensive experience in strategizing at fine arts institutions for their visitor engagement, revenue generation, and cultural exchange programs. As the Head of Education and Communications Department at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, she formed and implemented strategic plans, as well as fundraised creatively in support of museum programming and operational needs. She later led a team to build the new Fubon Art Museum in Taipei, in collaboration with architect Renzo Piano.
Additionally, she has over a decade of curatorial and project management experience in the U.S., Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, and Germany. Her repertoire of major exhibitions and presentations include directing Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s Fairytale project at Documenta 12 in 2007 and organizing Gutai: Splendid Playground at the Guggenheim Museum in 2013.
She holds a BA in Economics from National Taiwan University, an MA in Visual Arts Administration from New York University, and a certificate in Art History from the University of Cambridge. She previously served in various Fortune 500 companies in Finance, Marketing, and Business Development capacities, including Procter & Gamble, PepsiCo, Christie’s, and others.