Jo Baring is the Director of the Ingram Collection of Modern British & Contemporary Art. She leads the strategy on public engagement with the collection and has curated exhibitions at museums and galleries across the UK. Jo launched the annual Young Contemporary Talent Purchase Prize, which graduating artists a helping hand early in their careers through exhibitions, bursaries, residencies and mentoring. She is a trustee of arts charities ArtCan and the Artists Collecting Society. A former Director of Christie’s UK, Jo is regularly asked to lecture at galleries, art fairs and museums. She has recently been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. Twitter and Instagram @jobaringart
The Paul Mellon Centre will re-open to the public on a limited basis between Monday 7 December and Wednesday 16 December.