Daniel Byers: 2008

Daniel Byers (2008) is the Richard Armstrong Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Carnegie Museum of Art, and co-curator, with Daniel Baumann and Tina Kukielski, of the 2013 Carnegie International.His recent projects include solo exhibitions of work by Cathy Wilkes, Ragnar Kjartansson, and James Lee Byars, as well as the group shows Reanimation, featuring William E. Jones, Joachim Koester, and Nashashibi/Skaer, and Ordinary Madness, a wide-ranging exhibition drawn from the Carnegie’s collection of contemporary art.  Before joining the staff at the Carnegie, he was Curatorial Fellow at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, and Assistant to the Directors at the Fabric Workshop and Museum in Philadelphia.