Judith E. Stein, a writer and curator, studied at Barnard College, and has a Ph.D. in art history from the University of Pennsylvania. She organized Red Grooms, A Retrospective for the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and co-curated The Figurative Fifties, New York School Figurative Expressionism with Paul Schimmel. Her exhibition, I Tell My Heart: The Art of Horace Pippin, traveled to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1995, and earned an award for Best Catalogue from AICA/USA. Her articles, interviews and reviews have appeared in Art in America, Art News, and The New York Times Book Review, and she is a former arts reviewer for National Public Radio’s Fresh Air and Morning Edition. Among her honors is a Creative Capital/Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant, a Pew Fellowship for literary non-fiction; and a Lannan Foundation writing residency in Marfa, Texas.
Please visit her website at judithestein.com