Kirstin Bach is the administrative engine behind the Exploratorium's Center for Art & Inquiry. A former exhibition coordinator at the Whitney Museum of American Art, she helped bring about several large-scale exhibitions, including the 2002 Whitney Biennial. Previous to her work at the Whitney, Kirstin was Assistant Director of Administration at the Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art at the California College of the Arts. Most recently she served as Program Director for the Seed Fund, a foundation that supports creative work that enlivens the urban environment. Facilitating work at the crossroads of art and science and providing learning opportunities to the next generation of artists and scientists motivates Kirstin's work at the Exploratorium.