Glen Helfand is a writer, critic, and curator. He writes about art, culture, and design for Artforum, Art on Paper, the San Francisco Bay Guardian, and other publications and exhibition catalogs. He also is the associate editor of CMYK. Glen has organized exhibitions for the de Young Museum, the San Jose Museum of Art, the Pasadena Museum of California Art, the San Francisco Art Institute, the Mills College Art Museum, and numerous alternative and commercial galleries. He also organizes the visiting artists lecture series at the San Francisco Art Institute.