Samantha Ozer

I am a curator, researcher, and event producer living in New York City. Currently I am a Curatorial Assistant at MoMA PS1 and Consultant for MoMA's Research & Development Department.

MoMA PS1 Curatorial projects include Theater of Operations: The Gulf Wars 1991–2011 , Niki de Saint Phalle: Structures for Life, Dineo Seshee Bopape, Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration​​.


MoMA R&D events include Salon 28: Angels, Salon 29: Dependency, Salon 30: White Male, Salon 31: Workspheres, Salon 32: Plastics, Salon 33: Hair, Salon 34: Anger, and Salon 35: Dogs.

Recent MoMA R&D Press:


The New Yorker


Curatorial projects:

Galitzine Collective's Salon 63 (various locations and public site throughout London)

Matter // Matter (Gallery 23, Edinburgh)

Leave no Trace (Tent Gallery, Edinburgh)

Grub Night (Checkpoint, Edinburgh)

Writing projects:

Forthcoming interview with MASA for Pin-Up.

Art Observed:

Reviews of

Lisa Yuskavage at David Zwirner, London (2017)

Pablo Picasso at Gagosian, London (2017)

Adrián Villar Rojas at Marian Goodman, London (2017)

Jordan Wolfson at Sadie Coles HQ, London (2017)

Cy Twombly at Centre Pompidou, Paris (2017)

Jean-Luc Moulène at Centre Pompidou, Paris (2017)

David Salle at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris (2017)

Richard Serra at Gagosian, London (2017)

Pat Steir at Dominique Lévy, London (2017)

Sean Scully at Timothy Taylor, London (2016)

Njideka Akunyili Crosby at Victoria Miro, London (2016)

Tony Cragg at Lisson Gallery, London (2016)

Danny Lyon at The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2016)

I have previously held positions at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery (Edinburgh), Artforum (London), Southard Reid Gallery (London),  Marian Goodman Gallery (London and New York), Cronin Contemporary (New York), Kim Heirston Art Advisory (New York), Lyon & Turnbull Auction House (Edinburgh).

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