Mia Locks Named Senior Curator at MOCA

May 8th, 2019

MOCA LA head Klaus Biesenbach has named Mia Locks, curator of the 2017 Whitney Biennial, senior curator and head of new initiatives of the institution, beginning in July. “As a contemporary art museum, MOCA needs to anticipate and respond to the world around us, and Mia will help us to lead efforts to support the issues that artists care about most,” Biesenbach said in a statement. “For example, museums have to address pressing issues of equity and inclusion, and climate and ecology, among others. I know Mia will help bring attention to these issues and support MOCA in being a responsible citizen among citizens.”

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