Christopher Green was born on unceded xwməθkwəy’əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lo ̄ and Sə’lílwətaʔɬ / Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) territory presently known as Vancouver, Canada. He is a writer and scholar of modern and contemporary art whose current research focuses on contemporary Tlingit art and the interrelation of Euro-American modernism and twentieth century Northwest Coast Native art. He received his PhD in Art History from the CUNY Graduate Center, and currently serves as Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History at Swarthmore College. He recently curated "Space Makers: Indigenous Expression and a New American Art" at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, April 13-September 30 2024, and the forthcoming exhibition "The sky loves to hear me sing: Woodland Art in Transmotion" at the List Gallery, Swarthmore College (September 2024)."