Tanya Zimbardo is a curator based in San Francisco. As the assistant curator of media arts at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, she has curated solo exhibitions of work by contemporary artists Pat O'Neill, Jim Campbell, Kerry Tribe, and Runa Islam, and co-curated Nothing Stable under Heaven, Soundtracks, and Nam June Paik: In Character, among others. Zimbardo has curated select film and video screening programs at the museum and at several nonprofit arts organizations.


Zimbardo’s research, writing and guest curatorial projects are primarily centered on the history of exhibitions and site-specific works since the 1960s, conceptual art, performance, experimental media, photography, social practice, and expanded ceramics.