Samuel Draxler is a writer and photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. Draxler previously worked as the Special Initiatives Coordinator & Administrative Manager for the Dean's Office, The Cooper Union School of Art; 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.