Sam is a writer and independent curator based in New York. He is the Associate Editor at ArtReview. His writing has appeared in numerous publications, including Art in America, Flash Art, frieze, Artforum.com, and Mousse. He has has organised numerous solo and group exhibitions throughout the United States and internationally. From 2012–14, he served as Assistant Director of White Flag Projects, St. Louis, and from 2009–10, he was the founding director of Car Hole Gallery, Portland. His publications include Notes From a Young Curator and Mississippi, and he is currently the founder and editor of The Ditmas Park Review, a journal of satire.