Anna Burckhardt

Curatorial Assistant, Architecture and Design, The Museum of Modern Art

Anna Burckhardt is a curator and writer from Bogotá, Colombia. As a Curatorial Assistant at The Museum of Modern Art, she has co-organized with Paola Antonelli the exhibitions Neri Oxman: Material Ecology (2020) and Energy (2019). She was also part of the curatorial team that put together Items: Is Fashion Modern? (2017). Anna holds an MA in Visual Culture from New York University, and a Bachelor of Laws from the Universidad de los Andes.


Is Corn Feeding a Lie?

Showing up in food, cosmetics, fuel, and medicine—and, by consequence, in much of the air we breathe—corn is a ubiquitous presence in our lives. Inspired by the first episode of MoMA’s Broken Nature Podcast, this text investigates how one single crop travels through our contemporary food system.