Brett Littman is the Director of the Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum in Long Island City, New York. He was the Executive Director of The Drawing Center from 2007 – 2018; the Deputy Director of MOMA PS1 from 2003 – 2007; the Co-Director of Dieu Donné Papermill from 2001-2003, and the Associate Director of UrbanGlass from 1996 – 2001. He also is the curator of Frieze Sculpture at Rockefeller Center (2019 and 2020) and received the Chevalier of the French Order of Arts and Letters in 2018.
His interests are multi-disciplinary. He has personally curated more than twenty exhibitions and overseen more than seventy-five exhibitions over the last decade dealing with visual art, craft, design, outsider art, architecture, dance, poetry, music, science, and literature. Littman is also an art critic and lecturer, an active essayist for museum and gallery catalogs and has written articles for a wide range of United States-based and international art, fashion, and design magazines and has been actively producing public programs since 2010 that explore the relationships between sound and art.