BFA, Painting, Tehran University; MA, Modern Art/Curatorial Studies, Columbia University
Media Farzin is a New York-based art historian, curator and critic whose writings have appeared in Art in America, Art Agenda, Artforum, Afterimage, Bidoun, and Canvas, 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. She has taught at the Museum of Modern Art and the City College of New York.