Gean Moreno is Director of the Knight Art + Research Center at the Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami. In this capacity, he oversees the Center’s operations and digital initiatives, develops pedagogical and discursive platforms, commissions publications and long-term research projects. He is also part of ICA Miami’s curatorial team. He has recently curated exhibitions dedicated to the work of Charles Gaines, Terry Adkins, Denzil Forrester, Larry Bell, Shuvanai Ashoona, and Ettore Sottsass. Moreno was an adviser to the 2017 Whitney Biennial and the 2018 Creative Time Summit. In 2008, he founded [NAME] Publications, a press dedicated to field-advancing art theory, and through which he has worked with numerous international institutions, including Kunsthalle Zurich and VanAbbe Museum. His texts have been included in various exhibition catalogues and anthologies, and he regularly contributes to various art publications.
He has lectured at numerous institutions, including New York University, Tyler School of Art, Goldsmiths, University of Florida, and Umea Art Academy. Moreno has also been adjunct faculty at Florida Atlantic University. In Summer 2019, Verso released an anthology that he edited, In the Mind, But Not From There: Real Abstraction and Contemporary Art. He is currently Visiting Assistant Professor at Florida International University.