Sara Herda is the Director of the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts. In addition to hosting internationally renowned architects, artists, historians, and critics to present their work, Herda has produced an exhibition program featuring the work of Cecil Balmond, Thomas Demand, Bjarke Ingels, Nancy Holt, Judy Ledgerwood, Stanley Tigerman, Anne Tyng, Denise Scott Brown and Robert Venturi, among others. From 1998 until 2006, Herda was Director and Curator at Storefront for Art and Architecture. Before being named Director of Storefront, Herda was Director of the Center for Critical Architecture / Art and Architecture Exhibition Space in San Francisco, and also worked in architectural publishing at The Monacelli Press. In 2015, Herda was, together with Joseph Grima, Artistic Director of the First Chicago Architecture Biennial.