Jeff Lambson graduated from Brigham Young University in 2000 with a bachelor's degree in art history and in 2006 with a master's degree in art history and curatorial studies. Lambson was the curator of contemporary art at the BYU Museum of Art until 2015. He is currently the senior educator for art and design at the Denver Art Museum.
Prior to coming to Utah he worked at the Smithsonian Institution's Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, DC for six years. There he worked on projects including the major Ana Mendieta retrospective which opened at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, and an upcoming retrospective on Guillermo Kuitca co-organized by the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and the Miami Art Museum, which will travel to the Guggenheim Bilbao.
He is married to Ann Lambson, former director of youth education at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC, and lives in Provo with their precocious daughter.
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