Martha Scott Burton

Martha Scott Burton is a research associate in the Office of the President.  Prior to joining the Foundation, Ms. Burton held curatorial and research positions at the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Morgan Library & Museum, the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, and The Studio Museum in Harlem.  She has also supported the production of a number of academic publications and exhibition catalogues.  Ms. Burton holds an MA in art history from the University of Texas at Austin and a BA in art history (magna cum laude) from Columbia University, where her research focused on the politics of identity in modern and contemporary art, histories of photography, and legacies of colonialism.