M.A., Modern Art/Curatorial Studies, Columbia University; B.F.A, Painting, Tehran University
Media Farzin is a New York-based art historian, curator, and critic whose writings have appeared in Art Agenda, Artforum, Bidoun, Canvas, and Frieze among others. She served as curatorial assistant for the Gilbert and Lila Silverman Fluxus Collection from 2006 to 2010 and examples of her curatorial work include Turning Points (Neiman Gallery, 2004), and Fluxus Scores and Instructions (Museum of Contemporary Art Roskilde, 2008). An ongoing collaborative project with artist Alessandro Balteo Yazbeck, on cultural diplomacy and its modernist artefacts, has been exhibited at numerous venues in the US and Europe, including the 2019 Everything is Connected at the Met Breuer. She also teaches in the MFA Fine Arts program at the School of Visual Arts, New York.