Roxana Marcoci

Roxana Marcoci


CCL Class of 2011


Museum of Modern Art


The David Dechman Senior Curator and Acting Chief Curator of Photography

Institution at time of Fellowship

Museum of Modern Art


Richard Armstrong, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Alfred Pacquement, Centre Pompidou

Roxana Marcoci is The David Dechman Senior Curator and Acting Chief Curator at MoMA, N.Y. She holds a PhD in Art History, Theory and Criticism from the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU. For the past twelve years she has led the Central and Eastern European section of MoMA's global research initiative known as C-MAP. Marcoci has curated major exhibitions with award-winning publications, among them: Wolfgang Tillmans: To look without fear (2022); Louise Lawler: WHY PICTURES NOW (2017); Zoe Leonard: Analogue(2015); Christopher Williams: The Production Line of Happiness (2014); The Shaping of New Visions: Photography, Film, Photobook(2012); Taryn Simon: A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters (2012); Sanja Iveković: Sweet Violence (2011); Staging Action: Performance in Photography Since 1960 (2011); The Original Copy: Photography of Sculpture, 1839 to Today (2010); Comic Abstraction: Image-Breaking, Image-Making (2007); Thomas Demand (2005). She made numerous other shows within the New Photography and Projects series. Marcoci is visiting critic in the graduate program at Yale University and is currently at work on the exhibitions An-My Lê: Between Two Rivers (2023); and LaToya Ruby Frazier: Monuments of Solidarity (2024).

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