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Claire Gilman (Ph. D. Columbia University) is Senior Curator at The Drawing Center in New York where she has organized the following exhibitions: Natalie Frank: The Brothers Grimm (April 10 – June 28, 2015), Tomi Ungerer: All in One (January 15 – March 22, 2015), Andrea Bowers and Suzanne Lacy: Drawing Lessons (2014), Deborah Grant: Christ You Know it Ain’t Easy (2014), Drawing Time, Reading Time (2013), Dickinson/Walser: Pencil Sketches (2013), Giosetta Fioroni: L’Argento (2013), Alexandre Singh: The Pledge (2013), Ishmael Randall Weeks: Cuts, Burns, Punctures (2013), José Antonio Suarez Londoño: The Yearbooks (2012) and Drawn from Photography (February 17 – March 31, 2011). Gilman has taught art history and critical theory at Columbia University, The Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, The Corcoran College for Art and Design, the Museum of Modern Art and the School of Visual Arts (SVA). She has written for Art Journal, CAA Reviews, Documents, Frieze and October and has authored numerous essays for art books and museum exhibitions. She was recently voted one of the top 100 most powerful women in art by Artnet news.