Kelly Baum

Kelly Baum is the Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon Polsky Curator of Contemporary Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She has been working as a curator for sixteen years. In that time, she has organized many exhibitions, including Nobody’s Property: Art, Land, Space, 2000-2010 and New Jersey as Non-Site, for which she received a Warhol Curatorial Fellowship. Her writing has been published in exhibition catalogues as well as scholarly anthologies and journals like October. Currently, she is researching the exhibition Delirious: Art at the Limits of Reason, 1950-1980, slated to open in fall 2017.