2019 MakingIn: Public
Christian Larsen is Windgate Research Curator at the Museum of Arts and Design, New York. He recently served as Associate Curator, Modern & Contemporary Art, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, where he curated the widely acclaimed exhibition Ettore Sottsass: Design Radical at The Met Breuer (2017).
In his prior position as Curator at the Wolfsonian-FIU, his exhibition and catalogue Philodendron: From Pan-Latin Exotic to American Modern (2015) received an Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation Exhibition Award. A former curator in the Architecture & Design Department at MoMA, Larsen organized several exhibitions including Digitally Mastered (2006-07), 50 Years of Helvetica (2007-08), and Ateliers Jean Prouvé (2008-09).