Steven P. Henry


Steven Henry has been the Director of the Paula Cooper Gallery in New York since 1997. He has organized numerous exhibitions at the gallery, from major one person exhibitions of the work of Dan Flavin to group shows featuring the works of Josef Albers, Jonathan Borofsky, Sam Durant, Hans Haacke, Ellsworth Kelly, Sherrie Levine, Sol LeWitt, Glenn Ligon, Robert Mangold, Brice Marden, Agnes Martin, John McLaughlin, Walid Raad, Jan Schoonhoven, Rudolf Stingel, Anne Truitt, Dan Walsh, Meg Webster, Carey Young, and Kelley Walker. Prior to 1997, Mr. Henry was the Associate Director at the Margo Leavin Gallery in Los Angeles, and previous to that he worked at the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York, and the Dallas Museum of Art in Texas.

Mr. Henry is a Trustee of the Board of Advisors at the Little Opera Theatre of New York. He has also served as a volunteer at the Robert Wilson Byrd-Hoffman Foundation, World Studio Scholarship Fund (Juror, Visual Arts grants, Creative Capital (same) and the Los Angeles Center for Photographic Studies (Trustee, Board of Directors). He holds Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Art History and Political Science from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois and both an MBA and a Masters in Arts Administration from Southern Methodist University in Dallas.