Nidhi Gandhi (she/her) is a curator and art history scholar whose work calls attention to craft and vernacular art practices and the histories of black, brown, and diasporic communities. Currently a Curatorial Research Assistant at the Clark Art Institute, Nidhi holds a B.A. from Pomona College and an M.A. in Art History from Williams College. She has previously worked with arts non-profits and museums including Bronx Council on the Arts, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College. Forthcoming curatorial projects include a solo exhibition by artist Kameelah Janan Rasheed at the Williams College Museum of Art.
Project: Nidhi will assist in the development of at least one of two exhibition projects for the Decorative Arts department at the Brooklyn Museum: “Social Justice and Craft” or “Cultural Appropriation and the Decorative Arts.”