Assistant Professor, History of Art and Architecture and African and African American Studies, Harvard University
Sarah Lewis is an assistant professor of history of art and architecture and African and African American studies at Harvard University. Her scholarship on race, art, and culture has been published in academic journals as well as The New Yorker, The New York Times, and Artforum. Lewis was the guest editor of the “Vision & Justice” issue of Aperture, which received the 2017 Infinity Award for Critical Writing and Research from the International Center of Photography and is the author of The Rise, a book about failure and creativity. Previously, she held curatorial positions at the Museum of Modern Art, New York and the Tate Modern, London.