Maria Lind, Faculty at Large, is currently the director of Tensta Konsthall, a center for contemporary art located in the Stockholm suburb of Tensta. Programming at Tensta Konsthall is shaped by artists and strives to remain relevant to Tensta and its community. For example, by running a cafe in the gallery, Tensta Konsthall has become a social hub for the neighborhood. Additionally, the gallery works closely with local organizations such as the Tensta library, the Kurdish Association, and the women’s group Livstycket. Prior to her current role, Lind was director of the graduate program at the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College from 2008–2010. In 2009, she received the Walter Hopps Award for Curatorial Achievement. Lind has contributed to newspapers and magazines worldwide including Frieze, Art Monthly, Artforum, and many others.