Lisa Darms is Interim Director, Hauser & Wirth Institute, New York, writer and archivist who works closely with artists’ archives. As Senior Archivist at NYU’s Fales Library & Special Collections from 2009 to 2016, she managed the renowned collection of artists’ and art organizations’ archives, and was founder and curator of the Fales Riot Grrrl Collection. Darms holds an MFA in photography, MA in history and archival management and a Certificate in Appraisal Studies in Fine and Decorative Arts. Darms has presented and written widely on contemporary art and artists’ archives. Her book The Riot Grrrl Collection (2013) was published by the Feminist Press and Weight of the Earth: The Tape Journals of David Wojnarocwicz (2018) by Semiotext(e).