MoMA Hires Dia Curator Yasmil Raymond

The Museum of Modern Art in New York has tapped Yasmil Raymond to serve as associate curator in the department of painting and sculpture. The curator at Dia Art Foundation since 2009, Raymond was responsible for organizing the retrospective of the work of Carl Andre staged at Dia Beacon last year, as well as the exhibition “Thomas Hirschhorn: Gramsci Monument,” 2013, and projects featuring work by artists including Jean-Luc Moulène, Franz Erhard Walther, and Koo Jeong A. Raymond was associate curator at the Walker Art Center from 2004 to 2009.

“We are thrilled to welcome Yasmil Raymond to our curatorial team,” said Ann Temkin, Marie-Josée and Henry Kravis chief curator of painting and sculpture. “With her impressive experience in working closely with a wide range of international artists, she brings a wonderful new voice to the MoMA and MoMA PS1 community.”