Lauren Cornell

Lauren Cornell is Curator of the 2015 Triennial, Digital Projects and Museum as Hub at the New Museum in New York. From 2005-2012, she served as Adjunct Curator at the New Museum and Executive Director of Rhizome, an organization dedicated to the creation, presentation and preservation of art engaged with technology. In April 2010, she initiated the seminal conference “Seven on Seven” which pairs leading artists with technologists around the creation of new work. At the New Museum, Cornell has curated “Free,” a major exhibition examining how new technologies have re-mapped public space; co-curated exhibitions including “The Generational: Younger Than Jesus”; the Museum’s inaugural exhibition “Unmonumental”; and has also curated a solo show of works by Young-Hae Change Heavy Industries. Previously, she worked in the Andy Warhol Film Project at the Whitney Museum and, from 2002-2004, she served as Executive Director of Ocularis, an organization dedicated to avant-garde cinema, video and new media.