Former Executive Director, Anderson Ranch Arts Center
Barbara Bloemink is former executive director of Anderson Ranch Arts Center. Her extensive background in the arts includes posts as director and chief curator of the Guggenheim Hermitage Museum, the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, the Virginia Contemporary Arts Center, and others, as well as curatorial director of the Smithsonian's National Design Museum. She has organized over 70 exhibitions of modern and contemporary art and design and has lectured extensively throughout the world. She is the author of several books about art and design.