Jessica Brier

Jessica Brier is a curator and writer living in Los Angeles. Formerly a curatorial assistant in photography at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), she has worked on exhibitions including Public Intimacy: Art and Other Ordinary Acts in South Africa (2014), South Africa in Apartheid and After: David Goldblatt, Ernest Cole, Billy Monk (2012-2013), and Francesca Woodman (2011-2012). Her writing has appeared in art on paper, Curating Now, on SFMOMA's blog, Open Space, and on Daylight Digital. Her essay on the work of Nancy Davidson is due to be published by Daylight Books in the spring of 2015. Independently, she has organized exhibitions at the Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts and Park Life, in San Francisco, and at Headlands Center for the Arts, in Sausalito. She is a doctoral candidate in art history at the University of Southern California and holds a BA from New York University and an MA in Curatorial Practice from CCA.