Since 1997 Lynn Gumpert has served as Director of the Grey Art Gallery at New York University, and from 1999 to 2000 she served as Interim Director of NYU's Museum Studies Program. Ms. Gumpert is responsible for the development and direction of Grey Art Gallery's exhibitions and related programs as well as the permanent collection. She has overseen more than 60 exhibitions at the Grey. She previously worked as a writer, consultant, and independent curator, organizing shows in New York, Japan, and France. From 1980 to 1988 she was curator and senior curator at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York. She authored the first major monograph on French artist Christian Boltanski (Flammarion, 1992) and has contributed essays to numerous publications.