About

Lyon Artbooks provides consulting, manages book projects, and packages and publishes scholarly and trade titles in print and electronic editions. Its focus is on the fine arts, design and architecture, film and video, and performance-related arts. Services include consultation, manuscript development, and representing projects as agent.

Christopher Lyon brings a uniquely broad perspective and depth of experience to Lyon Artbooks.  He has worked as writer and editor in art reference and illustrated trade publishing for more than thirty-five years, including a decade on the staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York. His past projects range from assembling a multivolume film encyclopedia and editing numerous exhibition publications to supervising and co-authoring a two-volume history of art in Paris and writing and editing a well-received art monograph, Nancy Spero: The Work (2010). He writes the “Artful Volumes” column for Bookforum magazine.