Photo: Mariana Sheppard
Allison Glenn is Associate Curator of Contemporary Art at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. She was previously Manager of Publications and Curatorial Associate for Prospect New Orleans’ international art triennial Prospect 4: The Lotus in Spite of the Swamp. Her writing has been featured in exhibition publications for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Prospect New Orleans; the California African American Museum; University at Buffalo Art Galleries; and the Studio Museum in Harlem; and she has contributed to ART21 Magazine, Hyperallergic, Pelican Bomb’s Art Review, and Newcity. Glenn received dual Master’s Degrees from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Modern Art History, Theory, and Criticism and Arts Administration and Policy and a Bachelor of Fine Art Photography with a co-major in Urban Studies from Wayne State University in Detroit.