Samuel Draxler is an arts professional based in Brooklyn, New York. Draxler currently works as the Special Initiatives Coordinator for the Cooper Union School of Art. Previously, Draxler was the Director of NYPAC, the New York Performance Artists Collective; the Co-Director of La MaMa Galleria; and the Associate Director of Johannes Vogt Gallery. Draxler has provided communications, production, documentation, and curatorial services for institutions including David Nolan Gallery, Thomas Erben Gallery, the Knockdown Center, Barnard College, and the James Gallery at CUNY. Draxler's writing has appeared in publications including Texte Zur Kunst, Art in America, and Avidly, among others. Draxler received his B.A. in Art History from Columbia University.